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Company Town

Madeline Ashby

Company Town

by Madeline Ashby

  • 236 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by TOR/Tom Doherty Associates, LLC in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Serial murders,
  • Family corporations,
  • Acadians,
  • Offshore oil industry,
  • Fiction,
  • Energy industries,
  • Bioengineering,
  • Technological innovations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMadeline Ashby
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.4.A8863 C65 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 pages
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27208101M
    ISBN 100765382903
    ISBN 109780765382900
    OCLC/WorldCa936360503

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Madeline Ashby's Company Town is a brilliant, twisted mystery, as one woman must evaluate saving the people of a town that can't be saved, or saving herself. "Elegant, cruel, and brutally perfect, Company Town is a prize of a novel." —Mira Grant, New York Times Bestselling and Hugo-Award nominated author of the Newsflesh series.

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