The Girl who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

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Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, 2012 - Fiction - 563 pages
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In the third volume of the Millennium series, Lisbeth Salander lies in critical condition in a Swedish hospital, a bullet in her head.

But she's fighting for her life in more ways than one: if and when she recovers, she'll stand trial for three murders. With the help of Mikael Blomkvist, she'll need to identify those in authority who have allowed the vulnerable, like herself, to suffer abuse and violence. And, on her own, she'll seek revenge--against the man who tried to killer her and against the corrupt government institutions that nearly destroyed her life.

Look for The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye featuring Lisbeth Salander, coming September 12th.  

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User Review  - amerynth - LibraryThing

I was surprised that I liked Stieg Larsson's "The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest" since I very much disliked the prior book in this trilogy. This, the third and final book, was light years ahead of ... Read full review

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User Review  - MinDea - LibraryThing

This is the third installment to the Lisbeth Salander series. I have read all three this year. They are crazy good, albeit a little wordy at times and I don't understand the need to tell you ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Stieg Larsson, who lived in Sweden, was the editor in chief of the magazine Expo and a leading expert on antidemocratic, right-wing extremist and Nazi organizations. He died in 2004, shortly after delivering the manuscripts for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest.

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