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The kids venture further into the mine, with the officer and Undertaker behind them. And he teaches readers compassion and that everyone is valuable and has something to contribute. With Kevin's help, Max learns to read and is allowed out of his special-education classes to join Max in his honors courses. Max often recalls his brilliant friend Kevin, who wore leg braces and had a disease that stunted his growth. Max takes Worm to his house, assuring her his grandparents will know what to do. Does it stand on its own as a story? He talks about punishing sinners as he prepares to give Worm a beating. Butt, heck and crap appear a time or two. Max frequently mentions his old friend Kevin, also nicknamed Freak, throughout the book. To take them the rest of the way they hop a train with Hobo Joe and arrive in Chivalry, Montana in a different train. Max says, "when you get into trouble, head for home" p. The kids ponder whether people really go to heaven when they die. They invite Worm and her mom to live with them. Max knows that people -- even his own grandparents -- fear him because he looks just like his imprisoned father, who's known as Killer Kane. He teaches Max how to use his imagination to create exciting adventures: Houses become castles, swimming pools become moats, and a hardboiled motorcycle mama becomes a damsel in distress.

They invite Worm and her mom to live with them. Construct a map that traces the route taken by Max and Worm as they hitchhike out of town and later jump a train to Chivalry. How does Freak help him see himself in a different light?

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They invite Worm and her mom to live with them. Kevin showed Max how to think, and together, they were known as Freak the Mighty. Construct a map that traces the route taken by Max and Worm as they hitchhike out of town and later jump a train to Chivalry. Max goes after her and tries to convince her not to do anything stupid. Max says, "when you get into trouble, head for home" p. The two become close friends, assuming a new identity when Max begins carrying Kevin on his shoulders. She insists that book magic seeps into the real world pp. They meet Dip, and Max's grandfather, Grim. Why is Max uncertain about his actions? What does she mean? If so, did you feel bad about it later -- and what did you do to make it right? Frank then tries to turn them in, and Max and Worm have to leave the Prairie Schooner. She thinks about committing suicide to be with her father and away from her stepfather, but Max talks her out of it. The police catch them, and Worm runs back into the tunnel.

He promises to find them later. Kevin uses his vocabulary as a weapon and teaches Max how to use the dictionary, his favorite book. Dip does Tai Chi stretches, and Max thinks it looks beautiful and peaceful. Do readers need to have read Freak the Mighty in order to fully appreciate this story? Dip later mentions answered prayers about the kids being found, and Worm smiles as though she has a secret.

Setting The setting in this story shifts from one place to another with great rapidity. This book is a sequel. Theme One word that recurs frequently throughout the story is truth.

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