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.
Chapter 1 Abstract
* Arturo Bandini is a young man who has relocated to Los Angeles to pursue his career as a writer.
* Bandini is residing at the Alta Loma Hotel in a ground-level room with a large palm tree just outside.
* Los Angeles is dusty, busy and not pleasant during this...
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