If I Should Die Before I Wake

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Harcourt, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 312 pages
37 Reviews
Hilary hates Jews. As part of a neo-Nazi gang in her town, she's finally found a sense of belonging. But when she's critically injured in an accident, everything changes.
Somehow, in her mind, she has become Chana, a Jewish girl fighting for her own life in the ghettos and concentration camps of World War II.
Han Nolan offers powerful insight into one young woman's survival through the Holocaust and another's journey out of hatred and self-loathing.
Reader's guide and an interview with the author included.

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User Review  - Brady pongratz - Goodreads

She is a girl who is part of a neo Nazi gang and is part Jewish. When she insults a Jew she later gets a past memory about a Jew. She gets a vision of a Nazi when she is a Jew and gets worried about a raid. Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa Delatorre - Goodreads

I believe everyone should be treated right like everybody else.this historical fiction book is very sad at a point. It takes place in the civil war time at night and morning because then we know where ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

HAN NOLAN has won many awards for her teen fiction, including the National Book Award for Dancing on the Edge. She lives in New England.

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