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Maniac

Angus MacVicar

Maniac

by Angus MacVicar

  • 317 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Long in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Angus MacVicar.
The Physical Object
Pagination182p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22706425M
ISBN 100090955609
OCLC/WorldCa30288043

This tale parallels in some ways the plight of Jeffery and of the United States in Maniac Magee in that people are discriminated against for their identity, origin, or look. Reading and literacy in general will also be very important to this book, falling at a time when education and access to books were still limited for African-Americans. Maniac smooths out the crumpled page of Amanda ’s book and wonders how he can give it back to her in this condition. Eventually he runs into Mars Bar again, this time with other kids. They slowly back him up against a brick wall, demanding the book. Just then Maniac hears Amanda calling his name.

  Netflix’s ‘Maniac’ Is a Hallucinatory, Emotional Dream Machine. Jonah Hill and Emma Stone confront family issues during a retro-futuristic drug trial in "Maniac," debuting Friday on : James Poniewozik. Maniac Magee is a very good book. It taught me many lessons and has a great story to it. The setting is in Pennsylvania and the time of racism. The main things happen in a little town called Two Mills. Some main events are that his parents died when he was only three and left with his aunt and by: 3.

  Directed by Bob Clark. With Michael Angarano, Melissa Bickerton, Orlando Brown, Caylen Clark. An extordinary orphan boy changes the lives of a variety of people as he searches for a home/10(14). Jeffrey Lionel "Maniac" Magee might have lived a normal life if a freak accident hadn't made him an orphan. After living with his unhappy and uptight aunt and uncle for eight years, he decides to run--and not just run away, but run.


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Maniac Magee, written by Jerry Spinelli in and winner of the Newbery Medal infollows an orphaned boy named Jeffery Lionel Magee (colloquially "Maniac" Magee) as he seeks out a home and confronts the racism of the s/s in the fictional city of Two Mills, Pennsylvania. After Jeffery Magee's parents die in a car accident, he is sent to live with his aunt and uncle.

Maniac Magee is a great book My child had to read this for school. We as a family thought it would be good to listen to it together as he read along with the book.

I am so glad we did. The story is about compassion for people no matter the color or station in life. It. Maniac Magee Book Summary Maniac Magee is about Jeffrey Lionel Magee's search for "home" and the racial prejudice in the town of Two Mills.

Spinelli has written the novel in third person ("He said," as opposed to "I said," which is called first person), using an objective viewpoint (in which the thoughts and feelings of the characters are not.

Jerry Spinelli is the author of over fifteen immensely popular books for young readers, including Eggs, Stargirl, Space Station Seventh Grade, Newbery Honor winner Wringer, and Maniac Magee, winner of more than fifteen state children's book awards in addition to the Newbery Medal.

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MANIAC MAGEE JERRY SPINELLI WINNER OF THE NEWBERY MEDAL Before the Story They say Maniac Magee was born in a dump They say his stomach was a cereal box and his heart a sofa spring. They say he kept an eight-inch cockroach on a leash and that rats stood guard over him while he slept.

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The full name of maniac is Jeffry Lionel Magee.I like this book because he likes to run and I like to run too/5(58). Parents need to know that Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee is an exciting, moving, and sometimes funny story, brilliantly told, about an orphan boy who runs away from his feuding aunt and uncle at age 8 and makes a name (and legend) for himself in a racially divided town.

It won the Newbery Medal and remains a vital, relevant classic. Several racial standoffs are chilling.5/5. Maniac even teaches Grayson to read and when Grayson reads his first book cover to cover, the accomplishment is worthy of a celebration.

Exposing his readers to the issues of homelessness, racial prejudice and discrimination, and the importance of literacy, Spinelli attempts to instill hope and enthusiasm for a society of more tolerant and.Shawn The Book Maniac uploaded a video 3 days ago.

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