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    The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) (Paperback) By (author) Stieg Larsson

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    DescriptionIn the concluding volume of Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy, 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 kill her and against the corrupt government institutions that nearly destroyed her life.


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    Title
    The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Stieg Larsson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 832
    Width: 106 mm
    Height: 192 mm
    Thickness: 52 mm
    Weight: 456 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780307742537
    ISBN 10: 0307742539
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: THR
    Abridged Dewey: 813
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC subject category V2: FH
    LC classification: PS
    DC22: FIC
    LC subject heading:
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Merchandise Category: MMP
    B&T General Subject: 550
    Ingram Subject Code: FT
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21200
    LC subject heading:
    Libri: I-FT
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A23400000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 31
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 28
    DC21: 839.738
    B&T Approval Code: A24325050
    DC22: 839.73/8
    BISAC V2.8: FIC031000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: FIC022000, FIC030000
    DC23: 839.738
    LC classification: PT9876.22.A6933 L8413 2012B
    Thema V1.0: FH
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Vintage Books
    Imprint name
    Vintage Books
    Publication date
    21 February 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    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."
    Review quote
    `One of crime fiction's most unforgettable characters.` --`People` ` ` `A caffeine rush. . . . Larsson was one of those rare writers who could keep you up until 3 a.m. and then make you want to rush home the next night to do it again.` --`Newsweek ` `Gripping. . . . Lisbeth Salander . . . is one of the most original characters in a thriller to come along in a while.` --`The New York Times` `Anyone who enjoys grounding their imaginations in hundreds . . . of exciting pages about the way we live now ought to take advantage of this trilogy.` --`Chicago Tribune` `Exhilarating. . . . Larsson's was an undeniably powerful voice in crime fiction that will be sorely missed.` --`Publishers Weekly` `The pages fly. . . . The pulse quickens.` --`The Boston Globe` `A wild, careening ride.` --`The Philadelphia Inquirer` ` ` `The action is wham-bam from the start. . . . [with] an eye-popping surprise ending.` --`St. Louis Post-Dispatch` `Fu