Just Johnson: The London Delivery

Just Johnson: The London Delivery
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Publisher: Jitney Books
Publication Year: 2016-09-15
ASIN: 099794921X
ISBN: 099794921X

Just Johnson  Populated by Miami’s fits and misfits, Just Johnson: The London Delivery traces the exploits of our hero -- Johnson -- a driver and delivery man for Stephen Teitelbaum (aka The Fat Man) the 490 pound criminal mastermind who manages the remains of Meyer Lansky’s Miami Beach operation. Johnson's live-in, bi-sexual and hypersexual girlfriend, Alexandra Cohen (aka Al), is a marketing consultant whose employment takes her to London. She asks Johnson to join her. To afford the trip Johnson arranges a delivery for one of The Fat Man’s many friends.

From London to Miami and back, Just Johnson: The London Delivery is a rumbling, unstoppable freight train of a tale. Although bouncing between the 80s and mid 90s of Miami, this novel confirms that some things will never change in this city. Miami is weird, weird, weird – and that’s why we love it so.

About the Book

Populated by Miami’s fits and misfits, Just Johnson: The London Delivery traces the exploits of our hero — Johnson — a driver and delivery man for Stephen Teitelbaum (aka The Fat Man) the 490 pound criminal mastermind who manages the remains of Meyer Lansky’s Miami Beach operation. Johnson’s live-in, bi-sexual and hypersexual girlfriend, Alexandra Cohen (aka Al), is a marketing consultant whose employment takes her to London. She asks Johnson to join her. To afford the trip he arranges a delivery for one of The Fat Man’s many friends.

From London to Miami and back, The London Delivery is a rumbling, unstoppable freight train of a tale. Although bouncing between the 80s and mid 90s of Miami, this novel confirms that some things will never change in this city. Miami is weird, weird, weird – and that’s why we love it so.

Just Johnson Blurbs

“The London Delivery is a funny, fast-paced spy thriller filled with zany over-the-top characters who find themselves entangled in events larger than themselves.” Huffington Post

Biography

Timothy Schmand fled upstate New York’s oppressive winters and settled in South Florida in 1982. He has spent the ensuing decades immersed in the human experiment known as “Miami.”

Schmand’s award winning fiction has appeared in literary journals, popular magazines and anthologies, regionally and internationally. His novel Just Johnson: The London Delivery was published in 2016 by Jitney Books, a micro-publisher celebrating the best of Miami’s literary talent.

He holds an MFA from Vermont College.

Jitney Books

Jitney Books is a local publishing / media company specializing in publishing books (novels, short story collections, memoirs, screenplays) by Miami-area writers writing about Miami.

The house is committed to telling real Miami stories, human stories, not the Miami stories you see in pop culture.

This is our catalog, featuring 10 titles, all local writers, all covers designed by Miami street artists.

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