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7 edition of Maniac found in the catalog.


John Peel


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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Peel.
The Physical Object
Pagination194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22940132M
ISBN 100671887351

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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.

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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.

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He plays with Hester and Lester and reads to them. He walks Bow Wow and even helps with the dishes and other chores without being asked. Mrs. Beale is astonished by the neatness of Maniac’s bedroom.

In fact, it looks like he doesn’t sleep in the bed. Maniac Magee Novel Unit is a Common Core Standard aligned book study to be used with Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli.

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