Freak is in the hospital because he had a seizure and Max is very worried because of all the nurses and equipment. Freak gives Max a book so that Max can wright all of their adventures in it but Max doesn’t want to because he doesn’t think he is a good at writing.
Max goes to the hospital early in the morning to check on Freak but when he gets there everyone is sad and so Max realizes that something is wrong and breaks into a run. He breaks into the medical research room and the doctors have to call the cops. Freak has died.
A year has passed and Max wont come out of his room for about a month. When Max is waking in the streets he sees Loretta. She still has the neck brace on and she tells Max about Gwen who has moved to California and is in love with a guy named Kyle.