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The Girl on the train

Author: Paula Hawkins
Publisher: London [etc.] : Doubleday, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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" Observer "A complex and increasingly chilling tale courtesy of a number of first-person narratives that will wrong-foot even the most experienced of crime fiction readers" Irish Times "achieves a sinister poetry ... Hawkins  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Hawkins
ISBN: 9780857522320 0857522329 9780857523891 0857523899
OCLC Number: 1055885934
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: 316 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Paula Hawkins.

Abstract:

"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" Observer "A complex and increasingly chilling tale courtesy of a number of first-person narratives that will wrong-foot even the most experienced of crime fiction readers" Irish Times "achieves a sinister poetry ... Hawkins keeps the nastiest twist for last" Financial Times "Hawkins' masterful deployment of unwittingly unreliable narration to evoke the aftershocks of abuse and trauma is a powerful way of exploring women's marginalization" Huffington Post.

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