Hard Frost : (DI Jack Frost Book 4) Paperback / softback
Part of the DI Jack Frost series
'Fast-paced and wryly amusing... A delight from start to finish' - Val McDermidDetective Inspector Jack Frost is having a hard time. A young boy is found dead in a rubbish heap, suffocated and with one finger cut off.
Another boy is missing. A psychopath is stabbing babies as they lie sleeping in their cots.
A fifteen-year-old has been abducted, then found naked by the roadside.
Frost is up to his neck in crime. And the problems keep coming. The corpse of a petty criminal is discovered, with the tops of three fingers chopped off.
The small children of a carpet fitter are murdered; his wife's body is found on the railway line.
A supermarket MD is sent a ransom demand for the missing boy, accompanied by one of the child's fingers... Jack Frost, scruffy and insubordinate, foul-mouthed and fearless, staggers from crisis to crisis.
But beneath his bumbling exterior lie extraordinary powers of detection...
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/1996
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780552144094