Maniac Magee Character Analysis

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In the book, Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli uses descriptive details, dialogue, actions, and thoughts to develop a main character. The main character is Maniac Magee. Maniac Magee is very brave, helpful, and courageous. He is quite the risk taker since he crossed over to the East End, but on the inside he is a different person. On the inside he is very sweet, caring, polite, kind, and adventurous. He also loves running. Throughout the story, Jerry Spinelli had maniac going many places from Bridgeport (the west end) and to the east end and to the Beals house, the McNab house, the pickawell family's house to eat and more! Maniac was brave because he slept with the buffalos when Hester and Lester told him to! “He climbed the fence at the American