Yes, I HAVE read the book, and that paragraph on Wookieepedia isn't written as well as it could be. Here's how it goes:
So that gets the book out of the way. As for her fate in general, it was interesting to hear from Dave Filoni that she was going to feature alot in Season 5. Where she ends up at the end, I couldn't say. I'm part of the camp that wants her to live in one form or another but if she has to die, at least make it some kind of heroic sacrifice.