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Ruso and the Root of All Evils - Ruth Downie
Ruso and the Root of All Evils
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ISBN: 9780141036922 (0141036923)
Publisher: Penguin
Edition language: English
Series: Gaius Petreius Ruso (#3)
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Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
3.0 Persona Non Grata by Ruth Downie
bookshelves: spring-2015, ancient-history, historical-fiction, tbr-busting-2015, roman-civilisation, medical-eew, series, families, filthy-lucre, poison Read from July 14, 2011 to May 21, 2015 rosado mp3Description: At long last, Gaius Petreius Ruso and his companion, Tilla, are headed home—to ...
Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it
3.0 Fun
So Roman Britain doesn’t look that bad when you are dealing with massive debts, a sneaky loan collector, a ship wreck, and clogged drains. This entry into the series concerns both the Medicius and Tilla returning to the family home. The mystery really isn’t that mysterious, but the characters and ...
Telynor's Library, and then some
Telynor's Library, and then some rated it
Another entertaining entry in the Ruso series, with a visit to the old family homestead in the south of France. Tilla and Ruso's relationship is really put to the test, especially when it turns out that Ruso's ex is the wife of the murder victim, which everyone thinks that Ruso poisoned. Oops. Fine ...
spocksbro rated it
Gaius Petreius Ruso's penchant for falling into mysteries and his hapless relationships with former wives, family members and strong-willed British women continues to please.This third installment of Ruth Downie's series finds Ruso called back to his family's estates in Gaul by a terse letter ostens...
sandin954 rated it
This is fast becoming one of my favorite historical mystery series. In this entry, Ruso, a doctor serving in the Roman Legions in Britannia, is summoned home to southern Gaul by a cryptic note that seems to have come from his brother. Ruso and Tilla are great characters, the history of the period ...
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