Katherine Tegen



The Hundred-Year Barn

The humble building is the star of the show—a symbol of kinship and love.

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Review of ‘The Hundred-Year Barn’

Newbery Medal winner Patricia MacLachlan tells the story of a barn, built in 1919, in this warm, joyous celebration of family.

The story is told from the point of view of a grown man, looking back fondly on the construction of the barn when he was 5 years old. It was “built by townspeople: fathers…

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