Maniac Magee


1. Do you think Maniac should have run away from Aunt Dot and Uncle Dan's house in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania? Explain your answer.

2. Make a list of phrases that describe the character Amanda Beale.

3. Why do you think the author uses the words "cool times ten" to describe Maniac Magee?

4. Why did Maniac go unnoticed at the Pickwell dinner table?

5. Maniac ran the steel rails of the railroad tracks.  Why is this unique?



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