Gone-Away Lake : Gone-Away Lake

  • by Elizabeth Enright
  • Narrated by Colleen Delany
  • Series: Gone-Away Lake
  • 5 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Enjoy the adventures of eleven year-old Portia, who together with her younger brother, Foster, spend a summer with their cousin, Julian, engaged in more than the usual summer pastimes of sun, fun, and games. The three intrepid children soon discover a fascinating abandoned summer resort, consisting of deserted crumbling Victorian summer homes surrounding a vanished lake, which is now a swamp. But, best of all, they discover and befriend an elderly eccentric brother and sister who tell them the story of Gone-Away Lake.

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What the Critics Say

"A brilliance and a humor that make it seem as if it were happening right this minute." (The New York Times Book Review)
"A beautifully written, wonderfully imaginative story." (Publishers Weekly)

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Highly recommended for all ages

An excellent story when children were able tonroam and didn't have electronic gadgets to fill up their time. Mrs Blake is a mother who doesn't have any rile other than to be a wife and mother. All the children lead an outdoors active life. Best of all ate the elderly folk living a simple life
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- Susan Jane Caraccio

Book Details

  • Release Date: 19-06-2003
  • Publisher: Listen & Live Audio, Inc.