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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest by Stieg Larsson
  

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest

Part of the Millennium Series Series
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Shortlisted for the Galaxy International Author of the Year 2010.

This is the final part of this brilliant trilogy and we will be sorry to see the last of Lisbeth Salander who has proved to be a formidable sleuth throughout. Getting revenge and justice is her mission. If a bullet to the head didn’t stop her then nothing can. You’ll be glued until the final page.

Millennium series:
1. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
2. The Girl Who Played with Fire
3. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest

If you like Stieg Larsson you might also like to read books by Richard Flanagan, Camilla Lackberg and Michael Ridpath.

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Synopsis

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest by Stieg Larsson

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Salander is plotting her revenge - against the man who tried to kill her, and against the government institutions that very nearly destroyed her life. But it is not going to be a straightforward campaign. After taking a bullet to the head, Salander is under close supervision in Intensive Care, and is set to face trial for three murders and one attempted murder on her eventual release. With the help of journalist Mikael Blomkvist and his researchers at Millennium magazine, Salander must not only prove her innocence, but identify and denounce the corrupt politicians that have allowed the vulnerable to become victims of abuse and violence. Once a victim herself, Salander is now ready to fight back.

Reviews

'With the spiky and sassy Lisbeth Salander punkish wild child, traumatised survivor of the 'care
system, sexual adventurer and computer hacker of genius Larsson created the most original heroine to emerge in crime fiction for many years' Independent

'To be read in great hungry chunks' Louise France, Observer

About the Author

Stieg Larsson

Stieg Larsson, born in 1954, was a journalist. He was the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Expo from 1999, and had previously worked at a major news agency for many years.

He was one of the world's leading experts on anti-democratic, right-wing extremist and Nazi organisations, and was often consulted on that account. He died suddenly and unexpectedly in November 2004, soon after delivering the manuscripts for three crime novels to his Swedish publisher. These novels make up the Millennium Trilogy, which has gone on to sell more that 3 million copies in Sweden alone. Tragically, Larsson did not live to see the worldwide phenomenon his work has become.

Maxim Jakubowski's view on LISBETH SALANDER...

Pierced, tattooed and garbed in extreme punk attire, computer hacker Salander is the touching, vulnerable but mightily determined heroine of the late Swedish author Stieg Larsson’s acclaimed and best-selling MILLENNIUM series. The final book to be published is THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET’S NEST. Not a heroine cut from the usual detective cloth but a truly memorable one.

Millennium series:
1. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
2. The Girl Who Played with Fire
3. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest

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Book Info

Publication date

23rd January 2010

Author

Stieg Larsson

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Author's Website

www.stieglarsson.com/
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Publisher

Quercus Publishing Plc

Format

Paperback
720 pages

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
Crime / Mystery
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Crime & mystery

ISBN

9780857054050

Publisher Profile

Quercus Publishing Plc is an imprint of Quercus

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Starting out in a small office in Dorset Street, London, the company quickly expanded, producing best sellers with each of its first two titles, Universe and Speeches that Changed the World.

As well as winning awards for their books Quercus also won Small Publisher of the Year at the British Book Industry Awards and the PLUS New Company fo the Year in the Fast Growth Business Awards.

Publisher's Website

www.quercusbooks.co.uk

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