A Touch Of Frost

A Touch Of Frost

Book - 1995
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Random House, Inc.
Detective Inspector Jack Frost, offically on duty, is nevertheless determined to sneak off to a colleague's leaving party. But first the corpse of a well-known local junkie is found blocking the drain of a Denton public lavatory - and then, when Frost attempts to join the revels later on, the nubile daughter of a wealthy businessman is reported missing.

Sleepy Denton has never known anything like the crime wave which now threatens to submerge it. A robbery occurs at the town's notorious strip joint, the pampered son of a local MP is suspected of a hit-and-run offence and, to top it all, a multiple rapist is on the loose. Frost is reeling under the strain, his paperwork is still in arrears and now, more than ever, his self-righteous colleagues would love to see him sacked. But the manic Frost manages to assure his superior that all is under control. Now he has only to convince himself.

Baker & Taylor
Investigating a local junkie's death, unpopular Detective Inspector Jack Frost watches things go from bad to worse as he stalks a runaway teenager, a burglar, a hit-and-run driver, and a tabloid criminal known as the Hooded Terror. Original.

Publisher: New York : Bantam, 1995, c1987
ISBN: 9780553571691
Branch Call Number: F WIN
Characteristics: 359p. ; 18cm


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Mar 27, 2013

A very good book - especiall with Jack Frost - there's nothing like good old English humour.

Mar 08, 2010

WARNING: this DI Frost is a lot raunchier and edgier than the TV version. But still a very good read.


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