“Tell them to find that boy. They must find that boy, or everything our lads fought and died for will be thrown away.”
Ruso and his wife Tilla are back in the borderlands of Britannia, this time helping to tend the builders of Hadrian’s Great Wall.
‘With a finely wrought plot, a densely woven cast of characters and plenty of action, this is a book to savour to the last sentence.’ – MC Scott, author of the Rome and Boudica series.
‘…immediately transports the reader to another time and place.’ – Publishers Weekly
‘Downie writes with quiet authority and surprising depth, offering an engaging depiction of an obscure slice of history.’ – Kirkus Reviews
Paperback ISBN- 13:9781632861047