Freak the Mighty is a young adult novel by Rodman Philbrick. The primary characters are friends Maxwell Kane, a large, very slow, but kind-hearted boy, and Kevin Avery, nicknamed "Freak", who is physically handicapped but very intelligent. It talks about their escapades together. It is a very touching book.
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