Madzy Brender à Brandis


Madzy Brender à Brandis came from a sheltered background, but she was an independent-minded and adventurous young woman. She studied law, and before the war she lived for a few years in the U.S., where she began writing. None of this, however, prepared her for the deprivations and dangers of life in the wartime Netherlands.

Marianne Brandis is a full-time professional writer of fiction and non-fiction; most of her books have a strong historical element.


This Faithful Book: A Diary from World War Two in the Netherlands
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,770. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An ordinary task like grocery shopping becomes far from ordinary when there are warplanes roaring and diving overhead. From 1942 to 1945 Madzy Brender à Brandis recorded what life was like for herself and her two small children in the Netherlands during the German occupation.

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