ON THE RIGHT TRACK
◆ The Girl On The Train has sold 15 million copies worldwide, and was a must-see movie starring Emily Blunt (with Paula at the premiere, above).
◆ It was a reversal of fortunes for former financial journalist Paula Hawkins, who had to borrow money from her father so she could afford to finish the book.
◆ Paula visited farmers in Zimbabwe being helped by Oxfam. Around the world, women and girls form the majority of those living in poverty. To mark International Women’s Day, Oxfam is calling for urgent progress in women’s economic equality. To find out more, go to oxfam.org.uk.
◆ Paula’s next book, Into The Water, is published on 2 May.