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.
Prologue: I Hate Myself and I Want to Die Abstract
* Elizabeth has taken herself off lithium cold turkey because she fears she has Graves' disease.
* She is having recurring nightmares and wants to have a life free from drugs.
* She and her roomates are having a party at their apartment, but her cat is accidentally let...
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