Vinzi: A Story of the Swiss Alps


Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez

(4.9 stars; 26 reviews)

At 12 years old, Vinzi's only desire is to study his beloved music. But his father wants to make a farmer of him, and is displeased whenever he finds Vinzi yielding to his musical inclination. Mother and sister look on wistfully as circumstances go beyond their control, but throughout, they trust to the protection of their Father in Heaven.

This is another book by Johanna Spyri, author of Heidi. Here too, against the backdrop of the beautiful Swiss alps, she intertwines love, sincerity, and the freshness of youth to present a captivating story for young and old alike. - Summary by Rosebud (6 hr 4 min)

Chapters

Foreword 3:32 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
In Leuk 22:05 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
On the Pasture 27:45 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Unlooked-for Events 27:40 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
A Departure and an Arrival 29:03 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Banishment 45:32 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Higher Up the Mountain 41:17 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Still More Music 42:40 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Unexpected Happenings 33:43 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Surprises, But Not Only For Russli 18:01 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Old Friends and New Life 39:38 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
The Old Song Once More 33:57 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez

Reviews

Sweet Story of Trusting God with our Future


(5 stars)

Excellent narrator and very well read! A very sweet story by the author of Heidi. I love how the author always includes having faith and trust in God in her stories. A beautiful ending for everyone.

renae


(4.5 stars)

this is a great story . th reader is fine . i wouldnt choose it above heidi tho . all her stories are great .

Just as good as Heidi!


(5 stars)

It's a shame that more of Ms. Spyri's novels haven't reached American children.

Sweet and Encouraging


(5 stars)

On par with "Heidi!"

Quite Enjoyable


(5 stars)

This is an excellent story for children and adults. A good take away from the story: Even when things don't seem to be moving in the right direction, don't give up hope! Trust God. He always brings things about with perfect timing. The reader was easy to listen to.