Heidi

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Wildside Press, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 288 pages
852 Reviews
The children's classic "Heidi" reprinted in facsimile from the M.A. Donohue & Co. edition. Illustrated.

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Review: Heidi (Heidi #1)

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Heidi is such a sweet kid, I almost cried a couple times. I'm sure it was a darling little book for children (preferably girls?) throughout several generations. But my cynicism has projected a bunch ... Read full review

Review: Heidi (Heidi #1)

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This is one of those simple but really sweet books. Very lovely. I would definitely recommend this to a friend. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Author Johanna Spyri was born in the village of Hirzel, Switzerland on June 12, 1827. She was tutored at home and attended school both at home and in Zurich. She married Bernhard Spyri, a lawyer, in 1852 and moved to Zurich. She wrote her first story, A Leaf on Vrony's Grave, in 1871. She wrote numerous stories for both children and adults, but her most famous work was Heidi, which was published in 1880. Both her husband and son died in 1884. She spent her remaining years writing, raising her niece, and doing charity work. She died on July 7, 1901.

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