Frank Nappi, a Long Island, NY native, is an award-winning American author whose literary talents span genres. Whether writing about the great American pastime, baseball, or a psychological thriller, Nappi brings the reader on a memorable ride. He has been lauded by fellow authors and by audiences. His novel, The Legend of Mickey Tussler, has been adapted into a television movie, and Echoes from the Infantry, received the Silver Medal from the Military Writers Society of America. In addition, Nappi writes music and collaborates with MP Music House (Nashville, Tennessee). Nappi has been a teacher of English and Creative Writing for over thirty years.