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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English


  • Cousins -- Fiction.,
  • Lakes -- Fiction.,
  • Vacations -- Fiction.

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Portia and her cousin Julian discover adventure in a hidden colony of forgotten summer houses on the shores of a swampy lake.

Edition Notes

Sequel:Return to Gone-Away Lake.

StatementElizabeth Enright ; illustrated by Beth and Joe Krush.
SeriesA Voyager/HBJ book
ContributionsKrush, Beth, ill., Krush, Joe, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.E724 Go 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2735042M
ISBN 100156364603
LC Control Number86029389

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Return To Gone-Away is a continuation of Gone-Away Lake and picks up 6 months after the first book ends. I have always enjoyed Elizabeth Enright's writing. Though her books are written for young people they still have an adult appeal. She paints word pictures that stir the imagination/5(46). They search a little longer and meet Minnehaha Cheever and her brother, Pindar Payton. The elderly siblings used to spend every summer in the area, when the swamp was Tarrigo Lake. After a dam was built, the water drained away, and now the area is known as Gone-Away Lake. gone away lake Download gone away lake or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get gone away lake book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Return to Gone-Away is Elizabeth Enrights sequel to her Newbery Honor Book, Gone-Away Lake. The second book follows the adventures of Portia and her family as they work to restore an abandoned house at Gone-Away Lake so they can spend the summers there/5.

  She won numerous awards, including the Newbery Medal for Thimble Summer () and a Newbery Honor for Gone-Away Lake (). Editorial Reviews "[Has] a brilliance and a humor that make it seem as if it were happening right this minute."—The New York Times Book /5(16). GONE-AWAY LAKE. Answer Key. LESSON 1. 1. B. 2. Julian compares Portia's new braces to the front of a Buick. 3. C. 4. If someone was bellowing they would be calling or yelling in a loud voice. 5. The correct order is 2, 4, 3, and 1. 6. Answers will File Size: 82KB. A sweet friendship forms as “Aunt Min” and “Uncle Pin” introduce the children to the history of Gone-Away Lake, and a summer of flurried activity follows as the children choose one of the abandoned homes to transform into a clubhouse. At its core, Gone-Away Lake is a quiet, peaceful book with kind, gentle characters and minimal conflict. You will be swept up in the scene descriptions and fall in love with Pinder and Minnehaha, Julian and Portia and all of the other well-imagined friends. Listen to this book!!!! And then go and get a copy so you can read it to yourself and enjoy the pen .

  Unlike many of today's books written for children, Gone Away Lake is a genuinely warm, spirited, and wholesome book. Framed by ultimately superfluous plot elements such as a mysteriously - carved stone, a pit of quicksand, and a haunted house, Gone Away Lake, a Newberry honorary, will delight readers of all ages.5/5(5). Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright, Beth Krush; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Cousins, Juvenile fiction, Lakes, Fiction, Vacations, Mystery and. : Gone-Away Lake (Gone-Away Lake Books (Paperback)): Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be Range: $ - $ Elizabeth Enright () grew up in New York in a family of artists. She spent her childhood drawing pictures and created both art and story for her first book, Kintu: A Congo Adventure, published in She later decided that she preferred writing to illustrating and went on to write many enduringly popular books, including a series about the Melendy family in The Saturdays, 4/5(16).