Chapter 1, The Garden of Eden
• Sophie receives two letters.
• Each letter gives philosophical questions for Sophie to ponder.
• Sophie considers these questions and also thinks about her father.
• Her mailbox has a letter that is addressed to Hilde Knag.
Chapter 2: The Top Hat
• Sophie goes to her den to read another letter.
• Sophie's mother begins to worry about her changed attitude.
Chapter 3: the Myths
• Sophie receives another lesson about the beginning of ancient philosophy--mythology.
• Sophie creates her own myth.
Chapter 4, the Natural Philosophers
• Sophie's mother mistakes her Philosophy lessons for love letters.
• Sophie's lesson covers the first known philosophers from the ancient Greek world.
Chapter 5, Democritus and Chapter 6, Fate
• Sophie studies Democritus who believes atoms build up the substance of matter.
• Sophie tries to find her teacher but receives a letter warning her not to do so.
• Sophie finds a red scarf with the name "Hilde" on it...
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