Forgot your password?  

Maniac Magee Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 4 Summary

This Study Guide consists of approximately 68 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Maniac Magee.
This section contains 166 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Maniac Magee Study Guide

Chapter 4 Summary

Magee's next appearance was at a high school gym class where a few boys were playing football instead of soccer. Brian Denehy, the school's quarterback throws the ball to his star receiver, James "Hands" Down but it is intercepted by Magee who run past all the boys, then turns around and punts the ball directly to "Hands" Down. Magee then runs off, and the boys are all amazed because this strange boy had done it all with one hand. He was holding a book in the other.

Chapter 4 Analysis

This is the first of many athletic feats that Magee will perform and while they dazzle all those who experience them, Magee acts as if what he has done is normal and unexciting. These boys are several years older then him and accomplished at their sport, yet with his natural ability, Magee is able to out-perform them all...

(read more from the Chapter 4 Summary)

This section contains 166 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Maniac Magee Study Guide
Copyrights
Maniac Magee from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook