The Girl on the Train

by Paula Hawkins

The debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people’s lives.EVERY DAY THE SAMERachel takes the same commuter train every morning andnight.

  • Hardcover
  • Pages: 316 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.88 out of 5
  • Published January 15th 2015 by Transworld (Random House)
  • Original Title: The Girl on the Train
  • ISBN: 0857522310 (ISBN13: 9780857522313)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Characters: Rachel Watson
  • Anna Watson
  • Tom Watson
  • Megan Hipwell
  • Scott Hipwell...more
  • Kamal Abdic...less
  • Literary Awards: Audie Award for Audiobook of the Year (2016)
  • Goodreads Choice Award for Mystery & Thriller (2015)
  • Waterstones Book of the Year Nominee (2015)
  • Woman & Home Reader's Choice Award for Best Thriller Of The Year (2016)

The debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people’s lives.EVERY DAY THE SAMERachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to feel like she knows them. Jess and Jason, she calls them. Their life—as she sees it—is perfect. Not unlike the life she recently lost.UNTIL TODAYAnd then she sees something shocking. It’s only a minute until the train moves on, but it’s enough. Now everything’s changed. Unable to keep it to herself, Rachel goes to the police. But is she really as unreliable as they say? Soon she is deeply entangled not only in the investigation but in the lives of everyone involved. Has she done more harm than good?