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.
Part 1, Kitchen Abstract
* Mikage's grandmother dies and Yuichi asks her to move in, since he knows her grandmother.
Part 2, Full Moon Abstract
* Eriko is Yuichi's transsexual mother also lives with Yuichi.
Moonlight Shadow Abstract
* Mikage cooks for Yuichi and Eriko and falls in love with their kitchen.
* Mikage meets with her ex-boyfriend, Sotaro, who tells...
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