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1

Which chapters make up Part 1 and where is it set?

1-9 Hailsham

2

Which chapters make up Part 2 and where is it set?

10-17 The Cottages

3

Which chapters make up Part 3 and where is it set?

18-23 Kathy’s life as a carer - it doesn’t stay in one place

4

What happens in Chapter 1?

Kathy introduces herself
Hints of carers and donors
Tommy’s childish behavior

5

What happens in Chapter 2?

An apology from Tommy
Tommy’s art, and exchanges
Tommy is bullied, then changed

6

What happens in Chapter 3?

Miss Lucy tells Tommy art doesn’t matter
First mention of Madame’s gallery
Madame is scared of students

7

What happens in Chapter 4?

The token controversy
Miss Emily’s assemblies
Infant Kathy plays horses with Ruth

8

What happens in Chapter 5?

Secret guard for Miss Geraldine
Ruth’s pencil case
Rumors surrounding the woods

9

What happens in Chapter 6?

Kathy supports Ruth with pencil case
Madame sees Kathy dancing
Kathy’s tape lost - Ruth gets a new one

10

What happens in Chapter 7?

Final years at Hailsham (inc. sex ed)
Miss Lucy tells truth
Tommy’s injured

11

What happens in Chapter 8?

Kathy sees Miss Lucy angry
Tommy’s problem resurface
Students start having sex

12

What happens in Chapter 9?

Kathy contemplates going out with Tommy
Miss Lucy tells Tommy art is evidence
Ruth and Tommy resume relationship

13

What happens in Chapter 10?

They arrive at the Cottages
Ruth and Tommy continue as a couple
Kathy finds Ruth puzzling and annoying

14

What happens in Chapter 11?

Functional sex at Cottages
Kathy worries about her desires
Kathy scans magazines for faces

15

What happens in Chapter 12?

Christie and Rodney have seen Ruth’s possible
Norfolk trip planned

16

What happens in Chapter 13?

Journey to Norfolk
Christie tentatively raises deferrals
Ruth and Tommy both upset

17

What happens in Chapter 14?

Shopping at Woolwoths
Following Ruth’s possible to art gallery
Ruth realizes truth about possibles/models and becomes bitter

18

What happens in Chapter 15?

Kathy and Tommy hunt for and find tape
Tommy shares gallery theory
Tommy talks about his animals

19

What happens in Chapter 16?

Kathy sees Tommy’s drawings
Ruth pretends to forget Hailsham details
Ruth sneers at Tommy’s drawings and theory

20

What happens in Chapter 17?

Kathy struggles to talk to Tommy
Ruth says Tommy will not fancy Kathy
Kathy decides to leave Cottages

21

What happens in Chapter 18?

Kathy works as a carer and meets Laura
Kathy becomes Ruth’s carer
Rumors of boat; plans to visit Tommy

22

What happens in Chapter 19?

Frail Ruth, Tommy and Kathy visit boat
Ruth urges Tommy and Kathy to seek deferral
Ruth dies at second donation

23

What happens in Chapter 20?

Kathy becomes Tommy’s carer
Resume friendship and begin relationship
Agree to visit Madame

24

What happens in Chapter 21?

Visit Madame; explain reason
Tommy explains beliefs
Miss Emily emerges after eavesdropping

25

What happens in Chapter 22?

Miss Emily explains failed Hailsham project
They sympathise but no deferrals
Tommy loses temper in field

26

What happens in Chapter 23?

Notice for Tommy’s fourth donation but doesn’t want Kathy to be his carer
Kathy reflects on her losses