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 and 2 Abstract
* Hatch Harrison and his wife, Lindsey, are returning from a vacation in which they had attempted to rekindle their relationship following the death of their young son to cancer.
* At the bottom of an icy hill in the snow is a semi truck that is jackknifed at the...
This section contains 4,378 words|
(approx. 15 pages at 300 words per page)