Ketil Selnes
Publication date
Vigmostad & Bjørke, Norway
Format info
176 pages, age 9+

Johnny 777. Mission 5: Los Angeles

Johnny 777. Mission 5: Los Angeles

A fully illustrated and award-winning book series packed with humor, action and excitement!

Winner of Barnas bokpris Prize 2021 and a nominee for ARK Children’s Book Prize 2022!

Jon works undercover as agent Johnny 777 for the secret organisation T.S.O. (The Secret Organization). Alongside Ninja Princess, he has been on madcap missions all over the world. Now they are off to Los Angeles on a mission that is just too much fun. They will need to use their skills to test whether it is possible break into the super-secure house of the super-rich Anita Überschmart, to prevent dangerous villains from doing the same. But it turns out that these dangerous villains have already hatched a deadly plan that is no fun at all…


Norwegian edition

Prizes & Nominations

2021, Johnny 777. Mission 1: Rio de Janeiro was the winner of the ‘Barnas Bokpris’ (children’s jury)

2022, Johnny 777. Mission 4: Bergen was a runner up for the ‘ARK Children’s Book Award’


“Makes book reading cool.” – Guri Fjeldberg, NRK Podcast “Efficient entertainment, if you ask me.” Anne Cathrine Straume, NRK

“[A] gift to all librarians and parents searching for increasingly exciting books for young readers.” –