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
* David and Catherine are on their honeymoon in the French Riviera. They spend their days lounging on the beach, riding bikes and making love.
* With the help of a knowledgeable waiter, David catches a large sea bass. It takes him hours.
* Catherine gets her hair cut short like a boy's. She comes home and...
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