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Stieg Larsson Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Larsson's Book Reviews

The Girl who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
The story begins when Lisbeth Salander is defending herself from her father Zalachenko who shot her in the head, repeatedly. She manages to survive and take an axe to his head. She escapes and is taken to hospital by her confidant Blomkvist. Dr, Jonasson, the attending physician, operating on her has never seen such a delicate situation and manages to save her in the end, however, she is in the hospital for much of the story. On the other side of the s...
The Girl who Played with Fire
This story is about Lisbeth Salander and her return home where she comes to find out things about her past and embarks on a mission to resolve it, but she is followed by danger and secrets about her family a sex trade business. Lisbeth stole 3 million kronnor and traveled around the world for a year. She returns to Stockholm and realizes that she did not say goodbye to anyone before she left. She gives her old apartment to her old friend Mimmi and rent...
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
This story is about Mikael Blomkvist and his journey to redeem himself after being convicted for defamation of a famous businessman, in a journey that takes him through a murder mystery and teams him up with the girl who eventually saves his career. The novel begins when Mikael Blomkvist tries to go through a crowd of reporters while exiting his trial after being convicted for defamation. He is worried by the verdict as it puts his political magazine ...