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Publisher's Summary

You need to listen to this audiobook because this will help you dive deeper into the world of Paula Hawkins.

Goodreads Choice award-winning author, Paula Hawkins tells the complicated tale of a woman who witnesses a crime, but can't recall the specific events due to her frequent blackouts.

The Girl on the Train is filled with plot twists and multi-faceted characters that challenge our idea of a typical thriller novel.

This summary serves as an accompaniment to The Girl on the Train and offers insights to help you enjoy and understand this book.

Inside, you'll find helpful information on:

  • The Author's Background
  • Plot Summary
  • Title Significance
  • Themes and Focus Points
  • Characterization
  • Literary Devices
  • Writing Style and Structure
  • Questions for Discussion
  • Disclaimer: This book serves as an accompaniment to the best seller The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. It is meant to broaden the listener's understanding of the book and to offer some insights which can easily be overlooked. You should order a copy of the actual book before listening to this.

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    Only took 2 days to read! In some places this book is not super well told, but the story is very compelling and kept me interested.
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    If you are looking for a book in which something exciting is happening, or a story that keeps you excited to hear what happens next, pick this one for sure.

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