Until 2014 Jolande Withuis (b. 1949) was a researcher affiliated with the Netherlands Institute for War Documentation (NIOD). She was a columnist for Opzij for many years and currently writes for NRC Handelsblad, Trouw and de Volkskrant. In 2012 Withuis was one of the interviewees in the television programme Zomergasten (Summer Guests). De Bezige Bij has published Erkenning (Recognition, 2002), Na het kamp (After the Camp, 2005), De vrouw als mens (Women as Human Beings, 2007) and in 2008 Weest manlijk, zijt sterk (Be Manly, Be Strong), a biography about resistance fighter Pim Boellaard, which won the Grote Geschiedenis Prijs, a prize for historical writing, in 2009 and the Erik Hazelhoff biography prize in 2010.
Recent title English material
Mystery Father (Raadselvader), 2018