A Rose for her Grave Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Rose for her Grave

In this biography, Ann Rule the author is telling the story of Randy Roth, a man who looked innocent enough, but who was anything but. Women at first were captivated by Randy Roth until they became married to him and found out what he was REALLY like. He married for profit, taking out a life insurance policy immediately, and then causing accidents to kill his wives so he'd collect from the policies.
Click here to see the rest of this review

Detectives eventually found enough evidence to arrest Randy Roth for the murder of his wives, and put him on trial for the murders.

The review of this Book prepared by Boppy

Chapter Analysis of A Rose for her Grave

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

job/profession:    -   criminal (killer) Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Period of greatest activity?    -   1950+

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   small businessman Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   American


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   4 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Pacific NW City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy Century:    -   1980's-Present

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   concerned If this is a kid's book:    -   Age 16-Adult Pictures/Illustrations?    -   A ton 16-20 B&W How much dialogue in bio?    -   significantly more descript than dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   0-25% of book

Books with storylines, themes & endings like A Rose for her Grave

Ann Rule Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian