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  • Published: 7 November 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448153466
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 480
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Morning Frost

DI Jack Frost series 3




The third book in the bestselling prequel series, starring R. D. Wingfield’s unforgettable creation Jack Frost – younger, greener, and just as uncouth.

5 October 1982. It's been one of the worst days of Detective Sergeant Jack Frost’s life. He has buried his wife Mary, and must now endure the wake, attended by all of Denton’s finest.

All, that is, apart from DC Sue Clark, who spends the night pursuing a bogus tip-off, before being summoned to the discovery of a human hand. And things get worse. Local entrepreneur Harry Baskin is shot outside his club, an off-licence is set on fire and a famous painting goes missing.

As the week goes on, a cyclist is found dead in suspicious circumstances, and the arsonist strikes again. Frost is on the case, but another disaster – one he is entirely unprepared for – is about to strike . . .

  • Pub date: 7 November 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448153466
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 480

About the Author

James Henry

James Henry is the pen name for James Gurbutt who has long been a fan of the original R. D. Wingfield books and the subsequent TV series. He worked for several years as an accountant before moving into publishing. In 2009 he set up Corsair, a literary imprint for Constable & Robinson, Wingfield’s original publisher. He lives in Essex.

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Praise for Morning Frost

“One of the most successful ventriloquial acts in crime writing.”

Financial Times


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