Maniac Magee : a novel / by Jerry Spinelli.

By: Spinelli, JerryContributor(s): Little, Brown and Company [publisher.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1990]Edition: 1st edDescription: 184 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0316807222 :; 9780316807227Subject(s): Wit and humor | Athletes -- Juvenile fiction | Orphans -- Juvenile fiction | Heroes -- Juvenile fiction | Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction | Race relations -- Juvenile fiction | Runaway children -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Parents -- Death -- Juvenile fiction | Legends -- Juvenile fiction | Orphans -- Fiction | Sports -- Fiction | Heroes -- Fiction | Running -- FictionGenre/Form: Newbery Medal: Winner -- 1991. | Dust jackets (Bindings) -- 1990. | Family stories -- 1990. | Authors' presentation inscription (Provenance) -- 1990. | Fiction. | Juvenile works.DDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.S75663 | Man 1990Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Awards: Newbery Medal, 1991.Read by S. Epatha Merkerson.Summary: After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries.Summary: From the Publisher: He wasn't born with the name Maniac Magee. He came into this world named Jeffrey Lionel Magee, but when his parents died and his life changed, so did his name. And Maniac Magee became a legend. Even today kids talk about how fast he could run; about how he hit an inside-the-park "frog" homer; how no knot, no matter how snarled, would stay that way once he began to untie it. But the thing Maniac Magee is best known for is what he did for the kids from the East Side and those from the West Side.
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After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries.

From the Publisher: He wasn't born with the name Maniac Magee. He came into this world named Jeffrey Lionel Magee, but when his parents died and his life changed, so did his name. And Maniac Magee became a legend. Even today kids talk about how fast he could run; about how he hit an inside-the-park "frog" homer; how no knot, no matter how snarled, would stay that way once he began to untie it. But the thing Maniac Magee is best known for is what he did for the kids from the East Side and those from the West Side.

Read by S. Epatha Merkerson.

Newbery Medal, 1991.

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Maniac Magee : by Spinelli, Jerry. ©1990
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