Author: Johanna Spyri
Package Dimensions: 18x212x299
Number Of Pages: 304
Release Date: 01-09-2012
Heidi, an orphaned girl raised by her aunt Dete is left in the care of her rude grandfather. With her sweet temperament and innocence, Heidi wins over her grandfather but is taken away to Frankfurt to become a companion to the disabled Clara. She befriends her but grows homesick and is advised to be sent back to her grandfather. Clara visits her and her health improves but Peter, Heidi’s old friend grows jealous of their closeness and pushes Clara’s wheel-chair down the hill. Ultimately, with her determination and willpower Clara learns to walk and her overjoyed grandparents promise to provide a shelter to Heidi.
One of the most celebrated children fictions of Swiss Literature, ‘Heidi’ brings out the message that goodness and virtue are rewarded and love and honesty always triumph.