Eleven Minutes Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Paulo Coelho
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Chapter Abstracts

* Chapters 1, 2, and 3:

* "Eleven Minutes" is about a girl named Maria who leaves her home in Brazil to go to Geneva, Switzerland.

* She desires to experience adventure and great love, but finds herself in an unexpected career.

* The story opens with the author introducing a young prostitute, who like all prostitutes are born innocent and have dreams of being rescued by a man.

* Maria's first experience of love is with an 11 year old boy who walks the same path to school as Maria.

* They do not speak for months, but both are very aware of the other.

* Finally, the boy draws up his courage and asks to borrow a pencil.

* Maria is enraged by this gesture for it ruins the romantic spell she created.

* Maria later realizes that was the boy's way of opening dialogue with her.

* Maria then falls further in love with the boy only...

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