Heidi

Description

Heidi is a much loved Puffin Classic by Johanna Spyri Little Heidi goes to live with her grandfather in his lonely hut high in the Alps and she quickly learns to love her new life. But her strict aunt decides to send her away again to live in the town. Heidi cannot bear being away from the mountains and is determined to return to the happiness of life with her grandfather. With a delightfully nostalgic introduction by award-winning author, Eva Ibbotson. Johanna Spyri (1827-1902) was born in Switzerland in the village of Hirzel, which has magnificent views of the Alps. She wrote almost fifty books, but it was Heidi who brought her great fame Some other Puffin Classics: A Little Princess Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Alice's Adventures Through the Looking Glass Anne of Green Gables Black Beauty Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales Heidi Journey to the Centre of the Earth Little Women Peter Pan Tales of the Greek Heroes The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn The Adventures of King Arthur The Adventures of Tom Sawyer The Call of the Wild The Jungle Book The Odyssey The Secret Garden The Wind in the Willows The Wizard of Oz Treasure Island

Details

Author(s)
Johanna Spyri, Eva Ibbotson
For ages
9-12
Format
Paperback | 336 pages
Dimensions
129 x 178 x 20mm | 210g
Publication date
05 Mar 2009
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint
Puffin Classics
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Illustrations note
b & w line drawings throughout
ISBN10
014132256X
ISBN13
9780141322568
Bestsellers rank
14,688