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, 2 and 3 Abstract
* 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...
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