Viewing Entry - The girl in a coma (AM12975) by Moss, John
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The girl in a coma
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Young Adult Fiction
Young adult fiction.
Young adult fiction. Young adult fantasy fiction. Young adult historical fiction. Young adult detective and mystery fiction. Coma -- Fiction.
VisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
Allison Briscoe is your average fifteen-year-old--until someone tries to kill her. Shot in the head, her doctors and family think she is in a coma, but in fact, though she cannot move, she can think, hear, and dream. Each night, Allison lives vicariously through her pioneer ancestors, entering the world of Rebecca Haun, a fifteen-year-old rebel who lived in Pennsylvania during the Revolutionary War. To prove a friend innocent of murder, Rebecca betrays her Mennonite beliefs and joins the Women's Brigade with George Washington's rag-tag army at Valley Forge. And each day, Allison struggles to find a way to show her family that she is awake--a goal that becomes increasingly desperate when she realizes that whoever shot her has come back to finish the job. For junior and senior high students.
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Original Print Publisher
Scottsdale, AZ : The Poisoned Pencil, an imprint of Poisoned Pen Press, 2016.