by Jerry Spinelli
Maniac Magee Chapter 27 Summary
- Now Maniac learns a little more about Grayson growing up.
- Like, he learns about Grayson's drunk parents, about the school that gave him no encouragement or support, and about running away to play baseball when he was only 15.
- Grayson decides to work just part time and Maniac starts a school of sorts, based on picture books and the alphabet.
- It's not easy, but Grayson starts reading.