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 through 4 Abstract
* Hadley Richardson met Ernest Hemingway at a party in October of 1920. The party was at Kate and Kenley Smith's house, a brother and sister with whom Hadley was friends.
* Hemingway was handsome and charming, and people seem to gather round him. Hadley danced a few times with him.
* Hadley's mother had recently passed...
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