Size 12 Is Not Fat : A Heather Wells Mystery Book Summary and Study Guide

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Heather Wells was a former teen rocker who has fallen on bad times. She has lost her boyfriend, a recording contract and her Mother ran off with her life savings to another country to top it all off she has also gained a bit of weight. She is now a *gasp* size 12 not the size 2-6 she used to be. She has decided to change her life she is now living in the top floor of a house that belongs to her ex-boyfriends brother for the price of doing his detective agency's books. Heather is also pursuing her college degree and helping to fund this by being an Assistant Dorm Director at one of New York City's top colleges.
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Suddenly there is a death in her dorm that Heather can't explain away as easily as everyone else. Heather knows these kids and knows that elevator surfing is just not done by girls, especially by one who is quiet and reserved. Then another body turns up and Heather decides if no one else will listen to her she will investigate things on her own. Heather starts asking a lot of questions and in turn starts to put together a theory of who the real killer is. She is right but will he knowing the killer also make her a target?

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 30% Tone of story    -   very upbeat Time/era of story:    -   2000+ (Present) Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes Murder Mystery (killer unknown)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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