A Deadly Obeseion by. Anne Schraff. The main character of the story is Rashad Gaines. Rash is seventeen and is six foor four, with long muscular arms and legs. Rash had warm bronze skin. The conflict in the story is that a old actor is hunting down Rashad to suxk the youth out of him. Mrs. Robinson is paying Rashad fro cleaning the palace but when Rashad was cleaning Boom! Something hit his head. When Rashad woke up he was in a chair with a bunch of wire hooked up to him. This book was a great book, it's hard to put down because you want to know what going to happen next. The them is how far people will go to become young again.