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 I Black Shiny FBI Shoes Abstract
* Tom Wolfe, author and journalist, meets a guy named Cool Breeze and learns that Ken Kesey, LSD guru, is coming out of jail.
* Wolfe has heard a lot about Kesey and finds him an interesting subject.
Chapter II The Bladder Totem Abstract
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