"Florio and Shapiro’s book … is a knockout."

Booklist on War in the Ring



John and Ouisie work together. They also work alone. Check out their novels, non-fiction books, and children’s books here.

the latest

War in the Ring: Joe Louis, Max Schmeling, and the Fight between America and Hitler covers race, politics, and sports at the advent of World War II. (Young Adult)


John and Ouisie contribute regularly
to The New Yorker, The Atlantic, and ESPN's The Undefeated.
See their latest work here.