This character is the protagonist of the novel. The novel charts this character’s growth from an insular, self-conscious, woman working in an unfulfilling job to a confident, outgoing woman pursuing her dreams. At the start of the novel, this character has believed for many years that she must become thin in order to live her life in the manner she truly wants. However, in the end, she changes dramatically as a character, while her body shape remains the same.
This character is the daughter of the Baptist Plan founder, whose plan the protagonist adhered to in her youth. This character is also the author of the book Adventures in Dietland, which is given to the protagonist as a means to beginning her spiritual journey. This character plays the role of mentor in the protagonist’s life, gently and not-so-gently steering her away from her plans to...
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