Mikeal Blomkvist is a published journalist, Co-owner of the magazine” Millennium” that is based in Stockholm Sweden who has been tried and convicted of a crime. When he is contacted by Dirch Frode who is a lawyer for Henrik Vanger, a wealthy man, who wants Blomvist to investigate his 16 yr old niece, Harriet’s disappears in 1966. Or was it murder as Vangar thinks?
Lisbeth Salander is a 20 something girl, With tons of piercings, who as always seemed to get the short end of the stick. Salander has a don’t mess with me attitude, she tends to keep to herself, she doesn’t trust a soul, she works now for Milton Security as a PI researcher.
So what happens when a published journalist convicted of libel and a 20 year old, non-conformist young girl, team up to solve a 40 year old non confirmed murder? Well let’s just say, you will be sitting on the edge of your seat to find out what Mikael Blomkvist and Lisbeth Salander find. They find out the REAL truth about why / how/ if Harriet Vangar disappeared or was murdered.
Steig Larson’s The Girl with a Dragon Tattoo is one part mystery, one part thriller, and one part romance, which when you put it all together gives you an intriguing tale of love, mystery and suspense all rolled up in one. It is a story that will leave you spellbound and wanting more.
An international publishing sensation, Stieg Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo combines murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel.
Harriet Vanger, a scion of one of Sweden's wealthiest families disappeared over forty years ago. All these years later, her aged uncle continues to seek the truth. He hires Mikael Blomkvist, a crusading journalist recently trapped by a libel conviction, to investigate. He is aided by the pierced and tattooed punk prodigy Lisbeth Salander. Together they tap into a vein of unfathomable iniquity and astonishing corruption.