The Girl who Played with Fire

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Maclehose Press, 2009 - Education - 569 pages
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Lisbeth Salander is a wanted woman. Two Millennium journalists about to expose the truth about sex trafficking in Sweden are murdered, and Salander's prints are on the weapon. Her history of unpredictable and vengeful behaviour makes her an official danger to society - but no-one can find her.

Mikael Blomkvist, Millennium magazine's legendary star reporter, does not believe the police. Using all his magazine staff and resources to prove Salander's innocence, Blomkvist also uncovers her terrible past, spent in criminally corrupt institutions. Yet Salander is more avenging angel than helpless victim. She may be an expert at staying out of sight - but she has ways of tracking down her most elusive enemies.

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Review: The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium Trilogy #2)

User Review  - Garima - Goodreads

That ending. Wow. This one was a little slower paced than the last book, but I like that we got to see a little bit more of Salander and dive into her past and story. This book was intriguing; the ... Read full review

Review: The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium Trilogy #2)

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Good, but not for the faint of heart. Much in the vein of the first book, this story did not shy away from brutality when the narrative called for it. This added a certain element to the storytelling ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Stieg Larsson was the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Expo. He was a leading expert on anti-democratic, right-wing extremist organisations. He died in 2004, soon after delivering the text of the novels that make up the Millennium Trilogy.

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