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.
Pages 3 through 18 Abstract
* An unnamed man awakens from a dream in which he was asking God to heal him.
* The man hears a vendor who is outside his remote cabin.
* The man waves off the vendor telling him that his sister is sick and the cabin is quarantined.
* The man tells the vendor that he does...
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