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A Town of Masks

(1952)
A novel by

 
Grand Master of crime fiction Dorothy Salisbury Davis delivers a spine-tingling novel, hailed by the New York Times as "beautifully written", about an upstanding small-town spinster whose life is overturned by a shocking murder.

When other young women left the little town of Campbell's Cove to acquire culture, see the world, fall in love, and marry, Hannah Blake stayed at home, taking a job at the bank and fighting for control of the library board. Overshadowed by the more stylish and popular women in town who seem to block every attempt she makes to improve her life, Hannah remains alone - an increasingly bitter woman whose frustration threatens to erupt into violence when something wonderful happens: One of her rivals is strangled to death. Now Hannah finally has an opportunity to soar. But as the townspeople's suspicions tighten around her, Hannah finds that life in the spotlight is not as glorious as she had imagined.

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Paperback Editions

September 2001 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Town of Masks
Author(s): Dorothy Salisbury Davis
ISBN: 1-931755-06-X / 978-1-931755-06-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mystery Vault Inc
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


1953 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: A Town of Masks (Dell Mystery, 823)
Author(s): Dorothy Salisbury Davis
ISBN: 0-440-00823-9 / 978-0-440-00823-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dell Books
Availability: Amazon   


Audio Editions

August 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: A Town of Masks
Author(s): Dorothy Davis
ISBN: 1-5318-2168-5 / 978-1-5318-2168-5
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


November 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Town of Masks
Author(s): Dorothy Salisbury Davis
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   


November 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Town of Masks
Author(s): Dorothy Salisbury Davis
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

February 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Town of Masks
Author(s): Dorothy Salisbury Davis
Publisher: Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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