Meet Barbara Lane, The Chronicle’s new book columnist.

SFC_20190423_E6My April 23 debut colum for the San Francisco Chronicle’s Datebook:

Last year I sold the house I’d lived in for 25 years and moved to a smaller place. Much smaller. My major concern wasn’t the fact that I went from 2½ bathrooms to one and that curious guests might be inclined to peruse my medicine cabinet, or that having a dinner party for more than four people meant praying for good weather so we could do it on the deck. Rather, it was all about the books.

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