Larissa said: max the mighty the sequel to freak the mighty revolves around max and rachel often referr well if this is your case then you should read the book called max the mighty, written by rodman philbrick this novel is fiction it is a great this review has been hidden because it contains spoilers to view it, click. This book is a great story of the friendship between max, a kid who is very large for his age and is not too bright, and rachel, also called worm because of her huge interest in reading the story begins at max's house, where he lives with his grandma and grandpa, who he calls gram and grim the first couple chapters. Funny, scary, suspenseful, and wise, this book can help young readers accept kids who seem different from them when you don't fit in, and you're a kid, what do you do max just suffers alone, compressing his emotions inside his massive body kevin fights back by letting his intelligence and his imagination soar beyond. Max the mighty by rodman philbrick (grades 6-8) literature unit daily reading journal go beyond a simple book report see the progress your students make while they are reading daily reading journal mixed review literature unit max the mighty mixed review - print all section questions at once (options for multiple. The book in this much anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed freak the mighty, readers once again encounter maxwell kane mac, the giant-sized but mild-mannered young man who in the earlier book befriended a tiny disabled genius named kevin, in this book finds himself coming to the rescue of another outcast.
Complete summary of rodman philbrick's freak the mighty enotes plot get help with any book download freak the mighty kevin is brilliant, but his body is so crippled by birth defects that he has to wear braces on his legs max is huge and powerful, but he has been so scarred by life that he feels dumb and worthless. Grade 4-7there ought to be a law against churning out thoughtless sequels to great books max, introduced in freak the mighty (scholastic, 1993), reluctantly runs away with worm, the 11-year-old stepdaughter of a delusional and abusive street character he calls the undertaker hitchhiking west in search of worm's real. Up next the mighty (1998) official trailer - sharon stone, harry dean stanton drama movie hd - duration: 2:19 movieclips trailer vault 249,847 views · 2:19. Find all available study guides and summaries for max the mighty by rodman philbrick if there is a sparknotes, shmoop, or cliff notes guide, we will have it listed here.
Kevin helps the police rescue max, but not before max has confronted his father about the past and asserted himself against the person he fears the most soon after this episode, kevin becomes seriously ill and dies max is left to tell the story of freak the mighty, and he does so in a blank book that kevin. My biggest issue in reading freak the mighty came with the simplified prose, plot line, and even narration i soon came to realize that the voice of the narrator was max and that he depicted himself throughout the book as 'slow, retarded' and labeled as learning disabled since he had been regarded as such. In addition to inspiring a feature film, freak the mighty also sparked a sequel, max the mighty, which was published in 1998 zany characters sometimes threaten to stretch the reader's sense of reality to its limits, she concluded in her horn book review that max and rachel grab our attention and engage your heart.
Buy a cheap copy of freak the mighty book by rodman philbrick summary:two boys & ndash a slow learner stuck in the body of a teenage giant and a tiny einstein in leg braces & ndash forge a unique friendship when they pair up free shipping over $10. The book report was due on the first day of school he enjoyed it and so did i we are now reading max the mighty,' the sequel to freak the mightyread onif you know a kid who is a little different, may be has a learning disability, this is a great book for him or herif you know a kid who thinks everybody is. Kirkus review in this sequel to freak the mighty (1993), max, the freakishly gigantic child, comes to the rescue of rachel, called worm because of her devotion to books when he takes her away from her abusive stepfather, the undertaker, max is accused of kidnapping, and the two embark on a.
Book summary freak the mighty is not one person, but two—two eighth graders who join forces to face the personal demons and adversities in their lives kevin, also called freak, has a severely handicapped body and a genius brain, while max is learning-disabled and a giant for his age max carries kevin around on his. Max is uplifted by freak's imagination and booming confidence, while freak gets a literal boost--hoisted onto max's shoulders, he shares max's mobility together they become freak the mighty, an invincible duo philbrick's first ya novel, already implausible, becomes choked with cliches and stereotypes as max and freak. Max the mighty that is the best book but that's all the author needs to write more then thatthe kids will love that book but not much so the author needs to write more then that then kida will love that book more then the author writethen thethe kids will love rhat book so much then we wrote write more ok author full review.