Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Letters, 1949 - 1950 Abstract
* 84, Charing Cross Road is Helene Hanff's collection of correspondence chronicling her long-distance friendships with the employees of a secondhand bookstore.
* The letters from Helene in New York City to the bookstore in London, England, span the time of twenty years, October 1949 through October 1969.
* Helene Hanff writes to the proprietors of the Marks & Co...
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