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REVIEW: The Girl on the Train (film adaptation)

One of the most hotly anticipated cinematic releases of the year, this adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ novel (which is still enjoying its reign atop the paperback and eBook charts in multiple editions) was set to continue the marketable success of ‘the thriller that shocked the world’ – and I’m not entirely sure it succeeded. One […]

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The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train is a 2015 psychological thriller by Paula Hawkins. Capturing the mundanity of a daily commute into the city for work, The Girl on the Train has achieved its monumental commercial success in part due to its relatable storyline and narrator.

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Paula Hawkins

Paula Hawkins is a British author. Formerly a financial journalist at The Times newspaper, she moved into writing fiction following the financial crisis of 2008.

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2010s: Changes Afoot

Social media, political changes and financial unrest have been cultural standpoints so far in the ‘Teenies’.

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