The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel, the first in Stieg Larsson's thrilling Millenium series featuring Lisbeth Salander. Look for The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye featuring Lisbeth Salander, coming September 12th.
Harriet Vanger, a scion of one of Sweden's wealthiest families disappeared over forty years ago. All these years later, her aged uncle continues to seek the truth. He hires Mikael Blomkvist, a crusading journalist recently trapped by a libel conviction, to investigate. He is aided by the pierced and tattooed punk prodigy Lisbeth Salander. Together they tap into a vein of unfathomable iniquity and astonishing corruption.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TysonAdams - LibraryThing
I don't get what the fuss is about this book and the rest of the series. I had to give up after 50 pages, mainly due to the long and waffley descriptions that seemed to fill the book. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bness2 - LibraryThing
Saw the Swedish movie first then read the book. The movie is excellent and follows the book very well with only minor changes. The book is definitely better. Very well written. Read full review