Ice Cold, published as The Killing Place in the UK, is the 8th installment in the Rizzoli & Isles (Book Series) by Tess Gerritsen.

Plot Synopsis

Something terrible has happened in the snowbound village of Kingdom Come, Wyoming. Twelve eerily identical houses stand dark and abandoned. Cars still parked in garages. The human occupants have vanished, seemingly into thin air. This is the unsettling place where Maura Isles finds herself trapped during a snowstorm.



This is the list of characters that appeared in the book, in order of appearance:

  • Maura Isles
  • Daniel Brophy
  • Douglas Comley
  • Arlo Zielinski
  • Elaine Salinger
  • Grace Comely
  • Lola (GPS System)
  • Jane Rizzoli
  • Barry Frost
  • Dottie Dugan
  • Betty Ann Baumeister (Dead)
  • Gabriel Dean
  • Det. Queenan
  • Cathy Weiss (Child Protection Services)
  • Sheriff  Fahey
  • Dr. Draper
  • Dep. Bobby Martineau
  • Rev. Gail Harriman
  • Dr Abe Bristol
  • The Boy & Bear (Julian & Dog named Bear)
  • Montgomery Loftus
  • Det. Pasternak
  • Lieutenant MacAfee Idaho State Police
  • Julian Perkins