From Library Journal
From the I can't believe this is out of print department comes Highsmith's white-knuckler and the basis of the Hitchcock film of the same name. With this, her first novel, Highsmith set the pattern she would follow in later books, introducing sociopaths who are so subtle they can pass unnoticed in the world around them.
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“Strangers on a Train
is a moral-vertigo thriller: Crime and Punishment
for a post-atomic age.” (Tom Nolan - The Los Angeles Times