A series of blood-curdling screams heard in the dead of the Cumbrian night has a London woman new to the area convinced that a murder has occurred.
When the body of a young woman is in fact found, rumours quickly spread that a serial killer is at work in the small Pennine community of Levton Bridge.
The clues begin to point to a connection with other missing women and the pressure from on high to find answers increases ten-fold.
Fighting the media circus’s constant attempts to thwart the investigation, detective Jack Harris must also battle the confusion and doubts among his own team in order to find the killer.
If you enjoy traditional British murder mysteries, look no further than The Vixen’s Scream. It is the second book by John Dean to feature DCI Jack Harris. The full list of books is, in order of publication: