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.
Part 1 Abstract
* The narrator describes Hadleyburg as a small town renowned for its honesty.
* The residents of Hadleyburg train their citizens in the virtues of honesty as soon as they are born and the lessons continue through their school years.
Part 2 Abstract
* Although other towns are jealous of Hadleyburg's reputation, they admit that all a young...
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