A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city.
New York : Puffin, 2009.
vi, 294 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Translated from the German.
First published 1880.
Reprint. Originally published in 1956.
Subjects:Alps, Swiss (Switzerland) -- Fiction.
Grandfathers -- Switzerland -- Fiction.
Invalids -- Germany -- Frankfurt am Main -- Fiction.
Mountain life -- Switzerland -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Germany -- Frankfurt am Main -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Switzerland -- Fiction.
Other Authors:Hall, Eileen.