Heidi

Narrated by: Gemma Whelan
Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
4.8 out of 5 stars (51 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Heidi by Johanna Spyri, read by Gemma Whelan.   

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.

Public Domain (P)2019 Penguin Books Ltd

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finally a narrator worth listening to

For years, I’ve been searching for a good audio version of Johanna Spyri’s Heidi. I've already purchased two other versions but neither is quite right. This historical classic needs a narrator who is expressive without being treacly or condescending and gets the comic elements of the book. Gemma Whelan (Yara Greyjoy in Game of Thrones) nails it.

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Childhood Memories Revisited

Well read and justice for a Childhood classic! Gemma Whelan brings the book to life.

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Lovely bedtime listening

listening to this story is a tonic in itself. it's a pleasant story and is well read.