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Maniac Magee

Written by Jerry Spinelli
Goodreads Rating - 3.9 / 5.0
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Publisher Summary

A Newbery Medal winning modern classic about a racially divided small town and a boy who runs.

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. This is where the myth of Maniac Magee begins, as he changes the lives of a racially divided small town with his amazing and legendary feats.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0316809063
ISBN 13:
9780316809061
Publication Date:
November 28, 1999