The Chocolate Money - Chapters 1 and 2 Summary & Analysis

Ashley Prentice Norton
This Study Guide consists of approximately 27 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Chocolate Money.
This section contains 836 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Chocolate Money Study Guide

Chapters 1 and 2 Summary

It's the summer of 1978 and Bettina Ballentyne is in the aparthouse with her mother, Babs Ballentyne, and Babs's friend, Andie. Bettina is an only child, she's ten years old and she is reading the subscription of Tiger Beat her mother got her for her birthday. When Babs sends Bettina out of the room, Bettina decides to play on the spiral staircase that goes from her mother's room down into the living room.

In the process, Bettina comes across her mother's scrapbook scissors. Bettina presses the cold blades on her cheek. As she is opening and closing the scissors, she accidentally cuts some of her own hair. Bettina tries to cut more of her hair to fix it. When Bettina goes back into the kitchen, Babs asks her what she did to her hair. Babs calls her hair stylist to see if...

(read more from the Chapters 1 and 2 Summary)

This section contains 836 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Chocolate Money Study Guide
Copyrights
Gale
The Chocolate Money from Gale. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook