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 1-5 Abstract
* Anita Blake, the main character in "The Lunatic Cafe," is a vampire slayer and raises the dead.
* Anita is dating Richard Zeenan, a werewolf who is second in line for the position of leader of the St. Louis pack of werewolves.
* Anita is being romantically pursued by Jean-Claude, the Master of the City...
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