Book Trailer of the Week– Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner

This week’s book trailer of the week is for Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner.  Standish, a 15 year old teen, lives in the desolate part of town in an alternate, dystopian 1956.  Life is hard for Standish in Zone 7.  He has a learning disability that makes him a target for bullies in school and the government has taken away both his parents and his best friend.  Standish knows a secret, though.  The moon landing that the government is heralding as proof of victory and accelerated weaponry is actually a hoax.  Standish is determined to reveal the government’s secrets, but can he do it alone and what other dark secrets will he discover in the process?  Click here to find Maggot Moon in the Library.