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Fat Kid Rules the World Summary
KL Going

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Fat Kid Rules the World Summary

Plot Summary

"Fat Kid Rules the World" by K. L. Going tells the story of a 17-year-old boy named Troy who is pushing 300 pounds. He has serious issues with his image and the book begins with Troy standing on the edge of the subway platform, contemplating suicide. He is distracted by an emaciated young man who is a popular, talented musician named Curt. They form a friendship that transforms each of them in unique ways.

Curt decides that Troy should be the drummer in his new band, Rage/Tectonic. This sounds great to Troy until he really focuses on the fact that he hasn't played drums since junior high school, and he didn't play that much then. He likes the idea of being on stage, but the reality of it terrifies him. Curt tells him not to worry about it and arranges a gig five weeks in the future. He...

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