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A KILLING FROST

Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Stephen Thorne

Mystery & Suspense • 13.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2008

There are police procedurals, and then there are R.D. Wingfield's Jack Frost novels (FROST AT CHRISTMAS, 1998; WINTER FROST, 2001; A TOUCH OF FROST, 2003). Denton Detective Inspector Jack Frost never met a procedure he couldn't ignore. He's disagreeable, randy, heavy-drinking, heavy-smoking, sexist, and coarse. He's also wildly funny and oddly likable. Stephen Thorne perfectly captures Frost's snide wisecracks as well as his humanity. Frost has numerous interwoven puzzles to solve. There's a serial rapist-murderer and missing teenagers to find, a kidnapped baby, mutilated body parts, snuff films, a pedophile ring, a blackmailer-prisoner—and there's all that nasty interdepartmental maneuvering to get rid of HIM. Thorne's spot-on accents span the British Isles, and all classes—upper, lower, and under—are well represented. Great listening! S.J.H. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award, 2009 Audies Finalist © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2008]

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Formats

Library Ed. • ISIS Audio Books • 2008

CS ISBN 978-0-7531-2982-1 $89.95 • Eleven cassettes

CD ISBN 978-0-7531-2983-8 $99.95 • Twelve CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9780753133545 $99.95 • One MP3-CDs

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