91 The Children who lived in a Barn

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‘Now stop fussing about the children, They can manage perfectly well by themselves – and it’s quite time they had a shot at it. You do far too much for them. It doesn’t give them a chance to be independent. And, after all, isn’t that what we’ve been trying to teach them ever since they were born?’

The Children who lived in a Barn – Eleanor Graham

First published 1938

First Puffin edition 1955

Illustrated by Mary Gernat

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Eleanor Graham was also the editor of Puffin books from 1941 to 1961.

The book has been republished by Persephone Books with a forward by Jacqueline Wilson

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