Return to Gone-Away

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Return to Gone-Away
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First edition cover with Krush artwork
Author Elizabeth Enright
Illustrator Beth and Joe Krush
Cover artist Krush
Country United States
Genre Children's novel
Publisher Harcourt, Brace & World
Publication date
Media type Print (hardcover, paperback), audiobook
Pages 191 pp.[1]
OCLC 905159
LC Class PZ7.E724 Re[1]
Preceded by Gone-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.