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, Seascape with Figures Abstract
* James Bond is vacationing in the south of France and watching a woman.
* Bond thinks that only he and the woman are on the beach, but unknown to him, two suspicious looking men sit at a cafe watching him.
* Bond calls to the woman whose name is Tracy. He tells her...
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