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 1-3 Abstract
* Millions of years ago, in a never-ending light drizzle, a tall structure leans alone in the mud.
* A river of mud flows along the bottom of the valley past the tower, running over a ravine and disappearing underground.
* A dim red light glows from within this mysterious tower.
* The light grows stronger, then...
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