The Girl on the Train: Paula Hawkins

Rachel takes the train to and from London, like any other commuter. The train always stops at the same signal, opposite a house with a young couple. She is fascinated by them, this perfect couple, whom she calls Jess and Jason (who are, in reality, Scott and Megan). The house a few doors from theirs …

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Dear Life: Alice Munro

Review by Thomas Peak and Susanne Gjonnes Why do we read?  To think, to experience and most of all to feel. Perhaps. Munroe’s final collection of short stories Dear Life achieves all of this in abundance.  With characteristic subtleness, a refined and homely style, the stories in this collection penetrate into the reader with a …

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