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Rico And Wiseli

Johanna Spyri

This collection of stories by "Johanna Spyri" where she attempts to compile many of her classic thoughts consolidated in a single draft and offer them at an affordable price so that everyone can read them. some stories are interesting and amazing, while other softly creep up on you and pull you in. "Rico and Wiseli" is a touching novella written by Johanna Spyri, the well-known Swiss author best known for her classic novel "Heidi." Spyri's skill at crafting narratives that are relatable to readers of all ages is showcased here. Rico and Wiseli, two orphaned brothers, are essential to the story. They find solace and hope in their continuing kinship as brother and sister after being left to fend for themselves after their parents' untimely deaths. Struggling to make ends meet, they navigate the difficulties of life in a Swiss village, encountering both generosity and misfortune. Spyri brilliantly depicts children's tenacity and optimism in the face of hardship. Readers see Rico and Wiseli's unwavering support for one another and their willingness to face adversity while they embark on their trip. Spyri weaves themes of family, friendship, and the power of love throughout the novella.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publish Date: Dec 1st, 2023
  • Pages: 168
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.39in - 0.48lb
  • EAN: 9789359321585
  • Categories: Children's & Young Adult LiteratureChristianity - Literature & the Arts

About the Author

Spyri, Johanna: - Johanna Spyri (June 12, 1827-July 7, 1901) was born in Switzerland. She was a Swiss author whose book for kids, Heidi, became famous all over the world. Her psychological insight into the minds of children, her wit, and her ability to enter into the childish joys and sorrows endow her book with charm and lasting value. After her marriage in 1852 to Bernhard Spyri, a lawyer engaged in editorial work, she moved to Zurich. Her adoration for her homeland, feeling for nature, humble devotion, and cheerful insight gave both her work and her life their interesting quality. Her books include Ein Blatt auf Vronys Grab (1870, A Leaf from Vrony's Grave), Heidi, 2 vols. (1880-81), Heimatlos (1881), and Gritli (1882).
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