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.
Chapters 1 & 2 Abstract
*The goddess Nu-wa makes too many stones to repair the sky, leaving one feeling dejected and useless
*A monk cuts an inscription on the stone and promises to take it on a wonderful trip
*Eons later a Taoist named Vanitas discovers the stone and reads in the inscription that the stone was once turned...
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