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.
Chapters 1 and 2 Abstract
* Colin Singleton has just been dumped by his nineteenth girlfriend. Her name is Katherine like his first eighteen girlfriends.
* Colin's mother and father are waiting for him in his room and his father says Katherine called his father.
* Katherine and Colin's parents are concerned about him. Colin runs into the bathroom and throws...
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