Ada’s Rules is about loving the body you have while being willing to transform that body in the service of your own health.
6. What are some of the things that Ada loves about being big?
7. At the outset of the novel, it seems that Ada is estranged from her own body—has fallen out of love with it. What does she do that helps her fall back in love with her body?
8. Ada’s concern with her fitness is not only about her health, it is also about the physical health of her daughters. Which do you think was the stronger motivator for Ada’s change—her daughter’s health or her desire for a romantic adventure?