Cover image for Night Frost
Title:
Night Frost
Author:
Wingfield, R. D.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Bantam edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Bantam Books, [1995]

©1992
Physical Description:
357 pages ; 18 cm
General Note:
"Crime line."

"A Jack Frost mystery"--Cover.
Language:
English
Geographic Term:
ISBN:
9780553571677
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A serial killer is terrorizing the senior citizens of Denton, and the local police are succumbing to a flu epidemic. Tired and demoralized, the force has to contend with a seemingly perfect young couple suffering arson attacks and death threats, a suspicious suicide, burglaries, pornographic videos, poison-pen letters...
In uncertain charge of the investigations is Detective Inspector Jack Frost, crumpled, slapdash and foul-mouthed as ever. He tries to cope despite inadequate back-up, but there is never enough time; the unsolved crimes pile up and the vicious killings go on. So Frost has to cut corners and take risks, knowing that his Divisional Commander will throw him to the wolves if anything goes wrong. And for Frost, things always go wrong.


Author Notes

After a successful career writing for radio, R.D. WINGFIELD turned his attention to fiction and created the character of D.I. Jack Frost, who has featured in the titles A Touch of Frost, Frost at Christmas, Night Frost, Hard Frost, Winter Frost and A Killing Frost . The series has been adapted for television as the perennially popular A Touch of Fros t starring David Jason. R.D. Wingfield died in 2007.


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