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◆ 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.

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