A Thin Ransom by Eugene Wilson
Approx. 92,890 words.
Published on August 14, 2009 by
Eight unrelated obese females are kidnapped from Modesto, California and held in a remote ranch in Mexico as test subjects in a pharmaceutical company’s development of a diet medication. Each is forced to exercise and adhere to a strict controlled nutritional diet, under medical supervision. They are only promised freedom once their weight loss goals are attained.