S: Maniac Magee Report
BC: Jerry Spanelli | The Author of | Maniac Magee
FC: By Dante Ammon | Manic Magee | Book report
1: Summary | The legend of Jeffery Magee, A.K.A Maniac Magee, began when he was three years old when his parents died and he was forced to live with his aunt and uncle. After eight years of living with his aunt and uncle, Maniac decided to runaway due to the constant fighting between his aunt and uncle. It resulted in him running 200 miles away from his hometown of Holidaysburg . After moving to Two Mills, Maniac learns life lessons of what it is like to have a real family, making true friends, and even befriended a professional baseball player. The conclusion of his travels, playing sports, and breaking records, Maniac finds his new home with true friends and family.
2: Inside on Maniac | Maniac Magee was orphaned when he was three years old and was forced to live his aunt and uncle in Holidaysburg. The constant fighting of his aunt and uncle, resulted in him running over 200 miles away from an argument between his aunt and uncle and this demonstrated his natural runner ability. His performance during a baseball game, showed that he was obviously a very good baseball player. He also demonstrated his athletic ability when he made an amazing interception during a football game at Two Mills High School, as well as, a pretty good punt. Even though he demonstrated his place in sports, he deep down always desired a place to call home and to talk about his day with a family that loved him.
3: Amazing Scene | After Amanda found Maniac at the zoo Amanda goes off telling him how if he runs away again she would be ticked and family is family, they stick together. As they walked home, that moment Maniac knew that he had a true family .
4: Questions and Answers | Pretending that I am new character in the story: 1. What would my role be? I would be part of the Beales family. 2. What would I have done in the book? I would have support Maniac Magee in whatever he did?
5: Questions and Answers | 3. What would my relationship be with the other characters? I would try to be a friend and brother to Maniac 4.Would I change anything in the story ? I would try to stop the bullying from McNab and Mars Bar.
6: Magee | Maniac | young boy | orphan at age 3 | Athletic and kind | football | interception | finds family | runner
7: Maniac runs away from his aunt and uncle due to the constant fighting.So he ran 200 miles away from home.
8: This is part of the zoo where Maniac lived.Below you will find the buffalo where he laid his head at night, before he met Grayson.
9: Maniacs parents died from a speeding trolley that went into a lake.
10: The YMCA where Grayson worked.Where they played baseball. | Welcome to the
11: Grayson's glove, the one that struck out Willie Mays with also the last thing he gave Manic before he died | M