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 | Chapter 2 Abstract
* Jill and Bud, two people both married to others, have a romantic tryst on the beach that they video tape.
* While Jill and Bud are on the beach, they see a missile explode a passenger plane.
* John Corey, an employee of the Federal Anti-Terrorist Task Force attends the fifth anniversary of the crash...
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