“This book breathes new life into our view of Anne Frank, whom until now we could only see through the prism of her diary.” —Süddeutsche Zeitung
“A gripping family saga . . . full of dazzling and colorful characters.” —Brigitte
“Pressler’s lucid account . . . provides an insight into an almost forgotten world . . . [and] sheds new light on the touching persona of Anne Frank.” —Die Zeit
“Their story is the story of countless others and remains required reading.” —The Sunday Times
About the Author
is one of Germany’s most beloved authors. She was the German translator of Anne Frank’s diary.