Dear Frank (Paperback)

Babe Ruth, the Red Sox, and the Great War

By W. Nikola-Lisa

Gyroscope Books, 9780991218363, 118pp.

Publication Date: October 28, 2015



Set in 1918, Dear Frank offers the reader a glimpse of life in Boston during the waning days of World War I. Young Andrew, writing to his older brother Frank, a serviceman fighting overseas, is intent on keeping his brother abreast of all that is going on around him, especially the rising fortunes of the Boston Red Sox, let by the young lefthander-and hard-hitting-Babe Ruth.

About the Author

W. Nikola-Lisa is the author of twenty-five books for readers young and old. His latest book, The Men Who Made the Yankees: The Odyssey of the World's Greatest Baseball Team from Baltimore to the Bronx, is for the nonfiction market. An accomplished storyteller and musician, Mr. Nikola-Lisa visits schools and libraries throughout the country on a regular basis talking about his writing and publishing experience. Learn more about this book at and the author at