Heidi of the Swiss Alps + Vampire FREE READ

Free read opportunity of Sweet Heat Vampira 1 by Jan Springer is at the bottom of this post or click here to go straight through. Enjoy!

And now to Heidi.

One Christmas, when I was a kid, my parents gave me the book, HEIDI by Johanna Spyri. I loved it. Every kid, old and young, should give this literary classic a chance and watch the movies. There are more than one movie version of this story…one with Shirley Temple which I also liked. But the one made in 1968, remains my favorite.

heidi movie

In the movie version that I saw, Heidi is a young Swiss girl who, after the death of her parents, is brought to live with her elderly hermit-like grandfather who lives in a small cabin on the awesome Swiss Alps. At first her grandfather resents her for interrupting his serene mountain life, but Heidi soon breaks through his tough exterior. She lives happily there on the Alps, making friends with a goat herder, Peter and his blind grandmother.

Several years go by and then Heidi’s aunt comes for her, stating this is not the place for a young lady to live. Reluctantly her grandfather agrees and Heidi is sent to live in Frankfurt. She is to be the companion to Clara, a young invalid girl. Clara, is wheelchair bound and she teaches Heidi how to read and write.

But Heidi  misses her grandfather terribly as well as her friends and the picturesque Alps. She’s so homesick, that after awhile she is allowed to return to the Alps. Clara and Heidi stay in contact and it is agreed that Clara come to stay for awhile on the Alps with Heidi and her grandfather. The girls are happy and Heidi pushes Clara around in her wheelchair. But while living on mountain air and natural Swiss foods, Clara grows stronger and stronger…and then when Clara’s wheelchair becomes broken, Clara begins to learn how to walk!! A tearfully happy story ending ensues…

Johanna Spyri, Heidi

I highly recommend Heidi for everybody. The movies and the book are awesome.

ADDITIONAL NOTE:

FOR ADULTS & VAMPIRE LOVERS ONLY!

I’d like to announce a FREE READ PROMO for Two Weeks – from April 8 – 21 2013… SWEET HEAT – VAMPIRA 1 by Jan Springer and published by Ellora’s Cave! Click here for more details…ebook only and it is available in Kindle, Nook etc…  Don’t forget to check out Books 2 and 3, Dark Heat and Wet Heat. Book 4 Crimson Heat is coming soon!

HAPPY READING!!

Jan

About Jan Springer Erotic Romance Author

Jan Springer writes erotic romances for Spunky Girl Publishing, Siren, Total E Bound, Pocket Books and other publishers. Jan is a member of the Romance Writers of America and The Writer's Union of Canada. She loves hearing from her readers. Visit her website at http://www.janspringer.com

Posted on April 12, 2013, in Books, Jan Springer, Movies, Reading and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Heidi was one of my favorite books when I was a kid. My mom also gave me my first copy. Now I want to find a copy and read it again!

  2. Jan, I named my daughter Heidi. Each year I give her a copy of the book in a different language. It is truly a wonderful book. Thanks for sharing it and good luck with the promo.

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