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Book Information: Girl Who Played with Fire, the

Girl Who Played with Fire, the (2006) [Novel]
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Series: Millennium Series
Part: 2

Summary (From the publisher):

Lisbeth Salander is a wanted woman. Two Millennium journalists about to expose the truth about the sex trade in Sweden are brutally 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 anywhere. Meanwhile, Mikael Blomkvist, editor-in-chief of Millennium, will not believe what he hears on the news. Knowing Salander to be fierce when fearful, he is desperate to get to her before she is cornered and alone. As he fits the pieces of the puzzle together, he comes up against some hardened criminals, including the chainsaw-wielding 'blond giant' - a fearsomely huge thug who can feel no pain. Digging deeper, Blomkvist also unearths some heart-wrenching facts about Salander's past life. Committed to psychiatric care aged 12, declared legally incompetent at 18, this is a messed-up young woman who is the product of an unjust and corrupt system. Yet Lisbeth is more avenging angel than helpless victim - descending on those that have hurt her with a righteous anger terrifying in its intensity and truly wonderful in its outcome.

Original title: Flickan som lekte med elden
Original languages: Swedish


Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense

Edition #1: The Girl Who Played with Fire

The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Reg Keeland
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Girl Who Played with Fire, the (January 9, 2009)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: UK
Publisher: Maclehose Press
ISBN: 9781847245564
Dimensions: 6 x 9 x 2 in
Pages: 572

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