The Question and Answer section for The Hiding Place is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Betsie and Corrie switch roles in Chapter Four. After Betsie becomes sick with a cold, Corrie takes over her sister's responsibilities in the watch shop, while Betsie takes over the household chores. Both women embrace the change.
It is 1937 In a small house called the Beje in Haarlem, Holland.
The story happens in 2012.