Freak The Mighty
By Rodman Philbrick
Max 1st met freak when they were in day care. Max eventually meets freak again a few years later and they start going on quests.Max eventually finds out what had really happened to max's mother.
This story takes place in day care where freak and max first meet when they were little kid. Then they eventually meet again a couple of years later when freak is trying to get a small toy from a tree and max helps him getting the toy. They eventually become the best of friends
don't judge a person by their appearance.