Skip to content

  Home > View Categories > Children's Books >

Maniac Magee (Newberry Medal Book)
Maniac Magee (Newberry Medal Book) by Jerry Spinelli 0316807222 9780316807227
Stock Image - Actual Cover May Vary

Maniac Magee (Newberry Medal Book) by Jerry Spinelli

Maniac Magee is a folk story about a boy, a very excitable boy. One that can outrun dogs, hit a home run off the best pitcher in the neighborhood, tie a knot no one can undo. Kids gotta be a maniac, is what the folks in Two Mills say. Its also the story of how this boy, Jeffrey Lionel Maniac Magee, confronts racism in a small town, tries to find a home where there is none and attempts to soothe tensions between rival factions on the tough side of town. Presented as a folk tale, its the stuff of storytelling. The history of a kid, says Jerry Spinelli, is one part fact, two parts legend, and three parts snowball. And for this kid, four parts of fun. Maniac Magee won the 1991 Newbery Medal.

Author: Jerry Spinelli

Language: English

Edition: 1st

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 184

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Publication Date: 1990-04-02

Our Price: $3.89

ISBN: 0316807222

Like-New [Add $0.60]
Very-Good [Add $0.40]
Good [Add $0.20]

Jerry Spinelli (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

View Categories > Children's Books
View Categories > Children's Books > Sports & Outdoors
Sports & Outdoors
View Categories > Children's Books > Classics
View Categories > Children's Books > Literature & Fiction
Literature & Fiction
Binding > Hardcover

* Free Shipping applies to all orders shipped to the contiguous 48 United States. Variable shipping rates apply to Alaska, Hawaii, and the American Territories (Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands) as well as International orders shipped to countries other than the USA.