From Coney Island sideshows to the brand-new Yankee Stadium, Diamond Ruby chronicles the extreme existence and occasions of a woman who rises from utter poverty to the type of renown purely the Roaring Twenties can bestow. yet her popularity comes with a cost, and Ruby needs to break out a dangerous internet of conspiracy and threats from Prohibition rumrunners, the Ku Klux Klan, and the gangster underworld.
Diamond Ruby “is the intriguing story of a forgotten piece of baseball’s history, a lady who may possibly throw with the simplest of them. a true page-turner, dependent heavily on a real tale” (Kevin Baker, writer of Strivers Row).
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