About the story
Heidi is about an orphaned girl in Switzerland, whose aunt took care of her until she obtained a better job, and decided it was Heidi’s grandfather’s turn to keep her. Heidi’s grandfather lived up the mountain in a bit of remote area, with the town of Dorfli a trek away. Heidi meets Peter and his mother and grandmother and spends time with Peter, taking the goats to pasture. Heidi’s aunt decided to later take her from the grandfather, who came to love her, to be come a companion to an “invalid” girl, Clara, in Frankfurt.