Call Me Jonah. My parents did, or nearly did. They called me John. (1.1)
The novel was about the end of the world in the year 2000, and the name of the book was 2000 A.D. It told about how mad scientists made a terrific bomb that wiped out the whole world. (5.7)
"That was one of [Hoenikker's] hobbies," said Miss Faust.
"Photographing how cannonballs are stacked on different courthouse lawns. Apparently how they've got them stacked in that picture is very unusual." (27.24-26)