The Girl Who Played with Fire
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The Girl Who Played with Fire


First printing. Basis for the great Swedish movie (watch the extended version). Translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland....

Title:The Girl Who Played with Fire
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Mass Market Paperback
Number of Pages:752 pages

    The Girl Who Played with Fire Reviews

  • Grace Tjan
    Jul 24, 2009

    ILLUSTRATED!What I learned from this book (in no particular order):1. Swedish billionaires furnish their multi-million dollar apartments with IKEA --- well, at least ONE peculiar Swedish billionaire.[...

  • Nataliya
    Dec 31, 2011

    Stieg Larsson doesn't really do subtle. If he thinks an issue is important, he will shout it from the rooftops. With a megaphone. But since he is condemning misogyny and violence towards women, I'm ok...

  • Lisa Eskra
    Oct 29, 2009

    The first book was for the most part plot-driven. The 40-year old mystery took a while to unfold, but was interesting when it did. So was Lisbeth, although she wasn't the main focus. Enter, The Girl W...

  • Brad
    Jul 26, 2010

    I am confident that Stieg Larsson has a reason for this, but Lisbeth Salander is not much of a heroine. Let's list her transgressions from The Girl Who Played With Fire (and these will be deliberately...

  • Jeffrey Keeten
    Apr 27, 2013

    He had come.He smelled of aftershave.She hated the smell of him.He...observed her for a long time.She hated his silence.Then he spoke to her. He had a dark, clear voice that stressed, pedantically, e...

  • Rohisa
    Jun 07, 2016

    Okay I have to get this out my chest. STIEG LARSSON WAS A TERRIBLE WRITTER. I know I appear to be an asshole of gigantic proportion for lashing out on a dead man but THIS BOOK is horrible, people.I am...

  • Dan Schwent
    Feb 25, 2012

    Three people are dead and Lisbeth Salander's finger prints are on the murder weapon. Can Mikael Blomkvist clear her name before the police find her? And what does Lisbeth's situation have to do with a...

  • Laz
    Jun 18, 2014

    A downright masterpiece. The action sequences, the constant tension continually building up to lead to a tremendous ending. Lisbeth freaking Salander, she may actually be one of the best, and most com...

  • notgettingenough
    Dec 31, 2009

    Much later. After such insistence on preserving my idea of my father, my memory of our last meeting, this happened a couple of Fridays ago. I opened up some photos taken by my brother and there my fat...

  • Fiona
    Jun 06, 2009

    This is the sequel to The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and it was immediately as good as the first but this time I knew this from the very first page.The first one I felt was slightly more clumsy at th...