Paula Hawkins in Conversation with Megan Abbott

Paula Hawkins worked as a journalist for fifteen years before turning her hand to fiction. She is the author of The Girl on the Train and Into the Water. An international #1 bestseller, The Girl on the Train was published in 50 countries and over 40 languages. It has sold over 18 million copies worldwide and has been adapted into a major motion picture. Hawkins was born in Zimbabwe and now lives in London.

Author photo credit: John Parkinson

Megan Abbott is the Edgar® award-winning author of eight novels, including Dare Me, The Fever and her latest, You Will Know Me. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Guardian and the Wall Street Journal and in anthologies including The Best American Mystery Stories. She is currently a staff writer on HBO’s forthcoming David Simon show, The Deuce. She lives in New York City.

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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 7:00pm

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Lone Star College Kingwood Student Conference Center
20000 Kingwood Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339-3801
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ISBN: 9780735211209
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 2nd, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

An addictive new novel of psychological suspense from the author of #1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon The Girl on the Train


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Published: Riverhead Books - July 12th, 2016

The #1 New York Times Bestseller, USA Today Book of the Year, now a major motion picture starring Emily Blunt. Don't miss Paula Hawkins' new novel, Into the Water, coming May 2017.
The debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people's lives.


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Published: Back Bay Books - April 25th, 2017


One of the Best Books of 2016--NPR, the Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, Elle, Thrillist, Publishers Weekly, Time Out New York, Self and Kirkus


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Published: Back Bay Books - May 12th, 2015

"THE FEVER holds true to its title: It's dark, disturbing, strangely beautiful and utterly unshakeable" -- Gillian Flynn.

In this impossible-to-put-down "panic attack of a novel,"* a small-town high school becomes the breeding ground for a mysterious illness.


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Published: Reagan Arthur Books - August 27th, 2013

"I dare you not to love this book. You lucky reader."---Tom Franklin, New York Times bestselling author ofCrooked Letter, Crooked Letter


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Published: Reagan Arthur Books - July 6th, 2012

Thirteen-year old Lizzie Hood and her next door neighbor Evie Verver are inseparable. They are best friends who swap bathing suits and field-hockey sticks, and share everything that's happened to them. Together they live in the shadow of Evie's glamorous older sister Dusty, who provides a window on the exotic, intoxicating possibilities of their own teenage horizons.


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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 19th, 2014

By the author of Dare Me and The End of Everything

Femmes fatales. Obsessive love. Double crosses. How does a respectable young woman fall into Los Angeles's hard-boiled underworld?


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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 7th, 2009

Edgar Award-winning author and "reigning crown princess of noir" (Booklist) Megan Abbott reignites in Bury Me Deep the hothouse of jealousy, illicit sex, shifting loyalties, and dark perversions of power that marked a true-life case born of Depression-era Phoenix, reimagined here as a timeless portrait of the dark side of desire.


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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 1st, 2008

From Edgar(R) -nominated novelist Megan Abbott, who makes "devotees of Cain and Chandler fall down and beg for mercy" (The Hollywood Reporter), The Song Is You imagines a thrilling conclusion to the still unsolved since 1949 Black Dahlia murder case.


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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 5th, 2007

By the author of Dare Me and The End of Everything