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Maniac Magee

Maniac Magee

by Jerry Spinelli

Foil

Character Role Analysis

Maniac and Mars

They've both got nicknames. They've both got mad running ability. They're both courageous. They're both heroes in their communities. They're both the stuff of legends. They're two sides of the same coin … but it takes them a while to realize it. Yeah, they're foils all right.


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