Heidi: Retold from the Johanna Spyri Original


When Heidi’s Aunt Dete brings the orphaned girl to live with her grandfather, no one can imagine the bitter, solitary old man caring for a child. But, to everyone’s surprise, the two grow to love each other – and Heidi blossoms in her new home. Johanna Spyri’s charming story – and spirited heroine – have won children’s hearts for more than a century. Abridged for easier reading and carefully rewritten, with Classic Starts[trademark] , young readers can experience the wonder of timeless stories from an early age.

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About The Author

Johanna Louise Spyri was a Swiss author of novels, notably children’s stories, and is best known for her book Heidi. Born in Hirzel, a rural area in the canton of Zurich, Switzerland, as a child she spent several summers near Chur in Graubünden, the setting she later would use in her novels.

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Johanna Spyri

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Ideal age

6 Years and up