Return to Gone-Away

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Return to Gone-Away
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First edition cover with Krush artwork
AuthorElizabeth Enright
IllustratorBeth and Joe Krush
Cover artistKrush
CountryUnited States
GenreChildren's novel
PublisherHarcourt, Brace & World
Publication date
Media typePrint (hardcover, paperback), audiobook
Pages191 pp.[1]
LC ClassPZ7.E724 Re[1]
Preceded byGone-Away Lake 

Return To Gone-Away is a children's book written by Elizabeth Enright, which is the sequel to the book Gone-Away Lake and discusses how the Blake family buys a house in Gone-Away. The book was first published in 1961.

Plot introduction[edit]

When Portia learns of her parents buying Villa Caprice, a tumbledown Victorian house close to Gone-Away Lake, she is excited. She, her brother Foster and her cousin Julian enjoy learning about the "new" old house, with the help of elderly neighbors Mr. Payton and Mrs. Cheever.

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  1. ^ a b "Return to Gone-Away". LC Online Catalog. Library of Congress ( Retrieved 2015-10-31.