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The Junior Arsonist’s Club

The Junior Arsonist’s Club

Motherhood. Pyromania. A husband’s secret. Marilyn wasn’t prepared for any of it.

For young parents Marilyn and Brad, adopting an orphan girl from Belgorod, Russia, was supposed to make their lives complete. But from the moment she arrives, 12-year-old Zhanna has one thing on her mind: setting fire to the family couch. At first Marilyn is determined to love the pyromania right out of her new daughter. But when Brad jets away on business—or so it seems—Marilyn is forced into a dark and hilarious game of cat-and-mouse with the preteen pyromaniac. Can Marilyn get through to Zhanna before she burns down the house—and before her own life goes down in flames?

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