Edward Stratemeyer was an American writer. The main his genre is juvenile fiction. He had Stratemeyer Literary Syndicate and it produced such books as the Rover Boys series, the Hardy Boys series, the Tom Swift series, the Bobbsey Twins series, and the Nancy Drew series. He graduated high school in the ’s and then he began writing juvenile fiction. His first financially rewarding story was published in , and he soon became a regular contributor to several boys' magazines. Edward Stratemeyer died in Newark at the age of lobar pneumonia.
"Boys of the Fort" is a complete story in itself. It forms the fifth volume of a line of works issued under the general title of "Flag of Freedom Series". This is the story about military life at one of the Western forts. The main character is a young captain. He is a fine specimen of the wakeful American army officer. Why is the author interested in our character? What hardship does the captain manage? Open the book and follow the character's life, destiny and adventures. This book will also please you and do you good. "Boys of the Fort" is one of the best-known series and if you are a lover of such a genre you will definitely like it. Enjoy the reading