New Cover Reveal for YA Novel ‘Boy Nobody’ by Allen Zadoff


The Hollywood Reporter provided the first look at the cover of upcoming YA Novel Boy Nobody from author Allen Zadoff. Boy Nobody is available for purchase June 11, 2013 which has already been optioned by Sony Pictures and Overbrook Entertainment.


The nameless 16-year-old main character in Boy Nobody has been in “The Program” a secret group of teen assassins since his parents were murdered four years ago.

He appears in a town posing as a new kid who just moved there, befriends a target and then kills his family, always making it look like natural causes.

But things change when he’s assigned to kill the mayor of New York City. He falls for the mayor’s daughter. He likes the mayor. He starts questioning not only his mission but his place in The Program. He wonders what life as a normal teen would be like.

Boy Nobody is the first book in a planned trilogy from Zadoff, who previously focused on humor withFood, Girls, and Other Things I Can’t Have and won the Sid Fleishchman Humor Award.

Here is the book trailer from Publisher Little Brown: