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THE TROUBLES OF JOHNNY CANNON

October 2014, Simon & Schuster, 296 pp

In 1961 Alabama, a Superman obsessed 12-year-old, Johnny Cannon, has to dodge the CIA, outwit the Klan,
and escape from Cuba to prove his Pa didn’t sabotage the Bay of Pigs invasion. THE TROUBLES OF JOHNNY CANNON is a historical coming-of-age novel set against the backdrop of 1960s espionage, Cold War paranoia, and Southern racial tensions.


Marietta Zacker


Middle Grade


Action

Adventure

Historical


Audio

Dramatic

Translation

UK