Sixteen-year-old Jack, nicknamed "e;Bones,"e; won't eat. His roommate in the eating disorder ward has the opposite problem and proudly goes by the nickname "e;Lard."e; They become friends despite Bones's initial reluctance. When Bones meets Alice, a dangerously thin dancer who loves to break the rules, he lets his guard down even more. Soon Bones is so obsessed with Alice that he's willing to risk everything-even his recovery.
Skin and Bones
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