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 Abstract
* Anodos wakes up the day after his twenty-first birthday a little disoriented and thinking about the events of the previous day.
* As a birthday gift, Anodos received the keys to a secretary desk owned by his deceased father.
* When Anodos opens the secretary desk, he finds a secret compartment from which a small woman...
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