THE RUNAWAY SUNDAY TIMES NO.1 BESTSELLER AND THRILLER OF THE YEAR
'Really great suspense novel. Kept me up most of the night. The alcoholic narrator is dead perfect' STEPHEN KING
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 live in one of the houses. ‘Jess and Jason', she calls them. Their life – as she sees it – is perfect. If only Rachel could be that happy.
And then she sees something shocking. It's only a minute until the train moves on, but it's enough.
Now everything's changed. Now Rachel has a chance to become a part of the lives she's only watched from afar.
Now they'll see; she's much more than just the girl on the train
- Publication Date:
- 02 / 05 / 2016
- 127 x 198 x 26mm
The psychological thriller of 2016, the story follows Rachel who rides the same train journey past her old home she once shared with her ex husband. She becomes enamoured with a happy couple who live a couple doors down, and finds herself wanting answers when the wife one day disappears. But who will trust a disorderly drunk? Especially when she was there that night. The unreliable narrator makes this story just that bit more interesting so pick this one up for a page turner! - Layla (QBD)
When Rachel Watson's husband leaves her for another woman she spirals into a deep pit of alcoholism and depression. As she catches the train each day she waits for her favourite stop and lets herself live vicariously through a young couple, whom she believes has the perfect relationship.
Paula Hawkins has the uncanny ability to make you question your morals all the while twisting the knot that is an intense and moving read. - Christine (QBD)