In the third and final installment in the Unknown Assassin trilogy, Boy Nobody is on the run from The Program and uncovers a secret about his past that forces him to decide where his loyalties lie.
The Program has sent Boy Nobody on countless missions, instructed to kill whichever target he was given. But now, after going rogue, he is on his own mission to rescue his friend Howard who was captured by The Program. Boy Nobody manages to free Howard as well as Tanya, a mysterious girl who was being held with him. Howard and Tanya help Boy Nobody collect information about his father, eventually revealing a dangerous secret that teaches Boy Nobody a valuable lesson -- he can't trust anyone.
Allen Zadoff packs the third book of the Unknown Assassin series with even more action, higher stakes, and mind-blowing reveals that will leave readers riveted.
A 2014 Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
* "Zadoff shines in this violent, entertaining twist on the teen spy novel. [I Am the Weapon is] a tense and exciting story with a strong cast...blunt and hard edged narration and twists will keep readers riveted."
—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
* "[Boy Nobody] is like a darker version of Alex Rider, [and] Thomas in James Dashner's Maze Runner series...Fans of such fast-paced action novels should love this first installment in the [Unknown Assassin] series."
—VOYA (starred review)
Allen Zadoff is the author of several acclaimed novels, including I Am the Mission; I Am the Weapon, a Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers; and Food, Girls, and Other Things I Can't Have, winner of the Sid Fleischman Humor Award and a YALSA Popular Paperback for Young Adults. He is a graduate of Cornell University and the Harvard University Institute for Advanced Theater Training. His training as a super spy, however, has yet to be verified.