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.
Part 1: Chapters 1-2 Abstract
* Bruce Mason is a diplomat who has been gone from his hometown of Salt Lake City for 45 years but returns for the funeral of his aunt.
* Bruce arrives at the funeral home and realizes that the building used to have apartments, one of which was occupied by a girl named Holly who...
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