Freak the Mighty

Freak the Mighty

FormatBooks | Individual Titles | Paperback Book

Key Features


Learning disabled and physically overgrown Max has no friends until a tiny and brilliant boy moves into the house next door. The two misfits forge a friendship that gives them enough courage to face school, bullies, and even Max's jailed father. The inspiration for the feature film The Mighty, this moving and funny story will inspire any kid who's ever felt like an outsider.

Special Afterwords edition includes:
  • About the Author
  • QandA With the Author
  • Rodman Philbrick's Writing Tips
  • Excerpt From Max the Mighty
Learning Highlights
This memorable story imparts valuable lessons in the true meaning of friendship, tolerance, and believing in yourself.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780439286060
  • Format: Paperback Book
  • Ages: 10 - 13
  • Grades: 5 - 8
  • Genre:
    Realistic Fiction
  • Pages: 192
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
  • Manufacturer: Scholastic Inc.
  • Weight (lbs): 0.28800
  • Dimensions: 0.42000 x 5.28400 x 7.58600
  • Lexile® Measure: 930L
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level W
  • DRA Level: 60
  • ACR Level: 5.5
  • Language: English

Freak the Mighty

Paperback Book


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