Book Summary: Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to feel like she knows them. “Jess and Jason,” she calls them. Their life—as she sees it—is perfect. Not unlike the life she recently lost
And then she sees something shocking. It’s only a minute until the train moves on, but it’s enough. Now everything’s changed. Unable to keep it to herself, Rachel offers what she knows to the police, and becomes inextricably entwined in what happens next, as well as in the lives of everyone involved. Has she done more harm than good?
My review: With any thriller book is starts out slowly. So the main character, Rachael ride the same train everyday at the same time. Turns out she kinda lost her job and pretend to go to work everyday, so her roommate does not throw her out. She is still hung up over her ex husband, Tom even through he has moved on with another wife and kid. The only thing keeping her sane is watching the same couple everyday, while riding the train. One day Rachael was so drunk, she went to see Tom, the next thing she knows that she woke up all bloody in bed and don’t remember what happen. At the same time the couple Rachael has been watching closely from riding the train, the wife, Meghan disappear about the time time Rachael was black out drunk the same night. She tries going to the police saying she saw Meghan with another man the night before while she was on the train. The police don’t believe her story as it turns out she has a history of being a drunk, and her life falling a part. During this time we just keep guessing what happen with Meghan, was it her husband, or something more shocking. Well not going to spoil that for you guys, Must pick up this book and find out yourselves, Happy Reading!