|Dead Of Night|
|Author||Franklin W. Dixon|
|House name||Franklin W. Dixon|
|Cover artist||Brian Kotzky|
|Publication date||October 1993|
|Media type||Print (Paperback)|
|Series||The Hardy Boys Casefiles|
|Preceded by||Danger Unlimited|
|Followed by||Sheer Terror|
|The Hardy Boys Encyclopedia|
- "On Halloween the dead walk free...and the living pay the price!"
- — From the front cover.
Dead Of Night is the 80th book in The Hardy Boys Casefiles series. It was first published by Archway Paperbacks (an imprint of Simon & Schuster) in October 1993. Produced by Mega-Books of New York, Inc.
Back cover summary:
Haunted by evil!
Trick or treat has turned to terror for the Hardy Boys. Never before have they experiences a more horrific Halloween---a nightmare come true. First, it was Joe's friend Vanessa Bender...Then Frank's friend Callie Shaw...And now their own mother. Frank and Joe are the only witnesses to three shocking murders---and no one believes them!
Strange, unspeakable forces are loose in Bayport. Enemies the boys thought dead have risen like demons to taunt and terrorize them. Now they stand alone in a titanic battle against and awesome, unknown power---a chilling army of evil determined to pursue them into the grave...or to the very edge of madness!
- Frank Hardy
- Joe Hardy
- Vanessa Bender
- Callie Shaw
- Fenton Hardy (mentioned only)
- Laura Hardy
- The Gray Man
- Con Riley
- Chet Morton
- Phil Cohen
- Tony Prito
- Biff Hooper
Businesses and organizations
- Most Hardy Boys fans consider Dead Of Night to be the epilogue of the Ring of Evil Trilogy.