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The girl on the train

Author: Paula Hawkins
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA), 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning, flashing past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stopping at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. Their life, as she sees it, is perfect ... until she sees something shocking. It's only a minute until the train moves on, but now everything is changed. Rachel goes to the police, and becomes inextricably entwined in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Hawkins
ISBN: 9781594633669 1594633665 1594634122 9781594634123 9780735212152 0735212155 9780735212169 0735212163 9781594634024 1594634025 9780857522320 0857522329
OCLC Number: 886879900
Awards: Winner of WH Smith Book of the Year 2015
Winner of Dead Good Recommends Award for Most Recommended Book 2015
Short-listed for British Book Industry Awards Fiction Book of the Year 2016
Short-listed for Waterstones Book of the Year 2015
Description: 323 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Paula Hawkins.

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Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning. She knows it will wait at the same signal each time, overlooking a row of back gardens. She's even started to feel like she knows the people who  Read more...

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"Really great suspense novel. Kept me up most of the night. The alcoholic narrator is dead perfect." STEPHEN KING "The thriller scene will have to up its game if it's to match Hawkins this year" Read more...

 
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