Maniac Magee Setting & Symbolism

This Study Guide consists of approximately 22 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Maniac Magee.
This section contains 597 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Maniac Magee Study Guide

Bridgeport

This is the place where Magee lived with his parents before they died.

P&W Trolley Bridge

This bridge above the Schuylkill River is where the trolley carrying Magee's parents crashed, causing their death. This is also where Russell McNab is stuck and is saved by Mars Bar.

Hollidaysburg

This is the town Magee lives in when he stays with his Aunt Dot and Uncle Dan.

West & East End

In the town of Two Mills, there are two sections, the West End and East End, divided by Hector Street. The East End's population is primarily black and the West End, white. There is a lot of tension between the two sides of town. The two sides do not like each other.

The Finsterwald's Property

This mysterious house strikes fear in many of the children of Two Mills, yet Magee sees it as just another house.

The Pickwell's Home

(read more from the Objects/Places section)

This section contains 597 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Maniac Magee Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Maniac Magee from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.