‘A funny, frantic, utterly refreshing brew’ – Sunday Telegraph
Detective Inspector Jack Frost, officially 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 the daughter of a wealthy businessman is reported missing.
And now a wave of crime threatens to submerge sleepy Denton.
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. But the manic Frost manages to assure his superior that all is under control.
Now he has only to convince himself...
A funny, frantic, utterly refreshing brew
What impresses most is the extraordinarily vivid interplay between the police characters. Frost himself is spendidly drawn