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 5 Abstract
* Greg Mortenson went to Pakistan to attempt a climb of the mountain commonly known in the region as K2.
* Greg and Scott Darsney assisted with a three day rescue and Greg's body was too exhausted to complete the climb.
* On the descent, Greg got lost twice.
Chapters 6 through 9 Abstract
* Greg reconnected with his...
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