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Author

Jerry spinelli

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Legend says maniac was born in a

Dump
But he was really born in an ordinary house in bridgport

2

Maniacs legacy

That girls from differnt sides of town play together

3

History of a kid is

One part fact
Two parts legend
Three parts snowball

4

His parents died when

Their tr,ley car driven by a drubk fell off a trstele bridge into the schuylkyllnwgen he was three

5

Maniacs real name

Jeffrey lionel magee

6

Nearest relatives

Uncle dan aunt dot in western pa

7

Why did jeffrey screa. At the show

To get his fughting guardians to talk.

8

Where did he go

He took a year to walk back to two mills across the river from where he was born

9

Food mentioned

Butterscotch krimpets

10

What did he do that people found strange

Randomly said hi to everyone

11

1st person talked to

Amanda beale who was surprised he was on the black side of town

12

Jeffrey made amanda

Late for school asking for a book

13

Second appearance of jeffrey

Caught a ball meant for hands down

14

Who was everyone afraid of

Finsterwald....where it is rumored jeffrey carried a scared kid out to the front steps where jeffrey then read a book

15

How did the pickwell kids of 10 plus the rest of the nation know dinner was ready

Whistle

16

What and where did the pickwells eat

Ping pong table and spaghetti

17

Who did jeffrey do after he sneaked into pickwells

Ran on steel railroad track

18

Pictcher name

Mcnab

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What got pitched at jeffrey

A frog

20

Where did he sleep

Deer shack at elmwood park zoo

21

Mcnabs gang

The cobras

22

Boundary between east and west

Hector street

23

Who had candy

Mars bars thompson

24

Amandas siblings

Hester and lester

25

Who invited him to stay

The beales 278 sycamore

26

Who tooks baths with hester andlester

Maniac

27

What was maniac allergic to

Pizza

28

Dogs name

Bow wow

29

What was written on the wall

Fishbelly go home

30

What was amandas ide for jeffs acceptance

Cobbies knot

31

Tricycle gang

Hecks angels

32

What is a zep

A type of hoagie

33

Untying the knot what did he do

Take a 15 minute nap

34

He finished untying at

Dinnertime

35

What was the confetti made out of

The a encylcopedia

36

Who found jeff at the zoo sick

Grayson

37

Where did he take him

To the equipment shed at the shell

38

Where did grayson live

At the ymca

39

What did grayson want to be when he grew up

A baseball palyer

40

How was grayson tricked

Into believing he had a free meal

41

How oldgrayson

40

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What does maniac do with he money grayson gives him

Buys books

43

Maniac taught grayson

To read

44

Bluefield

Where grayson ran away at 15

45

Grayson compared vowels

To knucleballs

46

First book grayson read

Little engine that could

47

When you really like something

Say amen

48

Where did grayson eat thanksgiving

In the tool shed

49

What music did grayson listen to

Polka

50

Maniacs addresses

728 sycamore
101 band shell boilevard

51

Maniacs gift to grayson

A handmade book about grayson and willie mays,he got krimpets gloves and a new baseball and his minors glove

52

When did grayson die

Five days after christmas

53

Who did mania. Tell thatbgrayson dies

Zookeeper

54

Where did maniac find lodging

Valley forge cabin

55

What did he see at valley forge

Ghostbsoldiers bur really kid runaways actually mcnabs little brothers

56

What did maniac lie about

That mcnab knew how to pitch a stopball

57

The raisins at mcnabs were

Roaches

58

What did maniac do for the little mcnabs

Made them feel important

59

What did mcnabs make maniac do

Sit in finsterwalds yard

60

Mars and maniac both

Have new kicks

61

Mars challenges maniac to

A race

62

Maniac won the race while

Looking backward

63

Old mcnab planned for a

Revolt -- pillbox upset maniac more than roaches

64

The pickwells reminded maniac of

The beales

65

Maniac wanted the mcnab boys to become like

Hester and lester not rot to the core

66

Maniac would go to the mcnab party if

He could bring somebody and he brought mar thomson

67

Who was stuck on the trestle

Russell

68

Who saved russell

Mars

69

What did mars ask maniac

Why he never stops at,his house

70

Who pulled maniacs ears while he was with the buffalo

Amanda

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Who finally took him home

Amanda