max and kevin go to the new testaments to look form loretta lee to give her the purse. then when they get there loretta and iggy say tha they recognize them because they knew max`s dad.
max and kevin go back to school and get sent to the principles office for marching around the room and chanting freak the mighty.In chapter 13 kevin is eating chop suey and begs max to get him more, while max is gone kevin chokes and an anbulance has to come and get him.
max hears grim and gram arguing because grim wants a gun but gram doesnt. max finds out that his dad is on parole and is told not to leave the house.