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 1 Abstract
* Mary Katherine Blackwood is an eighteen year old girl who lives with her sister Constance.
* It has been five months since the library books have been set on the kitchen shelf.
* Mary Katherine recalls the Friday in April when she last went to the library. It was her routine to go to the village...
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