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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Ouisie Shapiro

Ouisie Shapiro and John Florio are the authors of One Nation Under Baseball, and One Punch from the Promised Land. Together, they’ve written about sports for The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, VICE Sports, and Sports Illustrated. They are married and live in Brooklyn. War in the Ring is their first book for young readers.


The Undefeated

War in the Ring

War in the Ring

Written by John Florio and Ouisie Shapiro
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

A riveting narrative nonfiction about a boxing match that represented the growing tensions between the United States and Nazi Germany in the lead up to World War II.

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