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 1-7 Abstract
* Cassia in on an air train on her 17th birthday with her best friend, Xander, and shows him an artifact--a compact--given to her by her Grandfather.
* Cassia uses her compact to carry her three emergency tablets and Xander shows his artifact, a pair of platinum cufflinks.
* Cassia and Xander arrive at City Hall...
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