Becoming Anne Frank’s step-sister

First published in the Times of Israel on November 13, 2013 (Link: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/becoming-anne-franks-step-sister/). I first visited the Anne Frank House in 2004. From the outside, it looks just like any of the other tall, narrow Dutch houses of Amsterdam. Inside, behind a bookshelf, is the remnants of a tiny world once inhabited by eight hidden…