Max (the main character) has a new neighbor in his duplex and hes a secondary character in the book. The character who moved in named Kevin soon Max and Kevin become friends.
"Guess what I got for Christmas, Mr. Kane? Guess right, because your life depends on it."
Max and Kevin go on adventure to get a purse that was stolen from a woman called Lorreta. Soon they get the purse and go meet her because her purse had her address in it which was at the tenements. They were scared but they did it. When they are done their mission Max gets the word how his dad is on parole. And cant stay 5 miles near their home.
"So I wrote the unvanquished truth stuff down and then kept on going for months and months."
Max's dad violets his parole orders and goes to the house to take Max succeeding, he hot wires a car. He soon takes Max to the tenements and ties him up to a chair so he cant leave.
Freak comes to the tenements thinking to find Max and he does. Next he squirts Max's dad with mixtures of soap as he calls it "accid" them Max's dad's eyes started burning. Next Max and Freak leave with cops surrounding them they are safe! Max's dad thought his eyes were burning of!
After Christmas Freak passes and Max is very sad. After a while of thinking Max decides to create a book about the great adventure of Freak the Mighty.