The Resource Maniac Magee : a novel, by Jerry Spinelli

Maniac Magee : a novel, by Jerry Spinelli

Label
Maniac Magee : a novel
Title
Maniac Magee
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Jerry Spinelli
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maniac Magee is about a young lad who never seems to let life's surprises get him down. His athletic ability is the envy of his friends and schoolmates. He lives a nomadic lifestyle, but always seems welcome wherever he goes. He could be compared to a modern day Huck Finn
Summary
After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries
Theme
Tone
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1990.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 1993.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 1991.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 1992.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 1994.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 1992.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 1992.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), General category, 1993.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 1993.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1993.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1996.
  • Newbery Medal, 1991.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 1993.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 1992.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1993.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 1993.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1993.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 1993.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1991
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
099079
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spinelli, Jerry
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery Medal
  • Optimism
  • Athletic ability
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Maniac Magee : a novel, by Jerry Spinelli
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780316807227
Isbn Type
(hd.bk.)
Lccn
89027144 /AC
Label
Maniac Magee : a novel, by Jerry Spinelli
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780316807227
Isbn Type
(hd.bk.)
Lccn
89027144 /AC

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