Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes

by Chris Crutcher

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What is the main idea of the book Staying Fat For Sarah Byrnes?

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Eric is overweight and Sarah is scarred.  Eric is afraid of losing Sarah's friendship when he starts losing weight, but Sarah decides to confront her abusive past when Eric starts losing weight, bringing them closer.

The main theme would be strength in adversity.

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