The Girl Who Played with Fire


When a young couple are found dead in their Stockholm apartment, it’s a straightforward job for Inspector Bublanski and his team. The killer left the weapon at the scene. The fingerprints on the gun point in only one direction – towards ex-security analyst Lisbeth Salander.

ISBN: 9781906694180 Author: Larsson, Stieg Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc Publication Date: 9th July 2009 Imprint: MacLehose Press Cover: Paperback Dewey: 839.738 (edition:22) Pages: 569 Edition: |1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

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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