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The girl who takes an eye for an eye

Author: David Lagercrantz; George Goulding, (Translator); Stieg Larsson
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017. ©2017
Series: Millennium (Norstedts förlag), 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Lisbeth Salander has been forged by a brutal childhood and horrific abuse. And repeated attempts on her life. The ink embedded in her skin is a constant reminder of her pledge to fight against the injustice she finds on every side. Confinement to the secure unit of a women's prison is intended as a punishment. Instead, Lisbeth finds herself in relative safety. Flodberga is a failing prison, effectively controlled by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Named Person: Mikael Blomkvist, (Fictitious character); Lisbeth Salander, (Fictitious character); Mikael Blomkvist, (Fictitious character); Lisbeth Salander, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lagercrantz; George Goulding, (Translator); Stieg Larsson
ISBN: 9780451494320 0451494326
OCLC Number: 981575982
Notes: "Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium series"--Cover.
"Originally published in Sweden as Mannen som sökte sin skugga"--Title page verso.
"A Lisbeth Salander novel"--Cover.
Sequel to: Som inte dödar oss ; English title: The girl in the spider's web.
Description: vii, 347 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Millennium (Norstedts förlag), 5.
Other Titles: Mannen som sökte sin skugga.
Responsibility: David Lagercrantz ; translated from the Swedish by George Goulding.

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Lisbeth Salander has been forged by a brutal childhood and horrific abuse. And repeated attempts on her life. The ink embedded in her skin is a constant reminder of her pledge to fight against the injustice she finds on every side. Confinement to the secure unit of a women's prison is intended as a punishment. Instead, Lisbeth finds herself in relative safety. Flodberga is a failing prison, effectively controlled by the inmates, and for a computer hacker of her exceptional gifts, there are no boundaries. Mikael Blomkvist makes the long trip to visit every week--and receives a lead to follow for his pains, one that could provide an important expose for Millennium. Salander tells him to check out Leo Mannheimer, a seemingly reputable stockbroker from Stockholm, somehow connected to the long-ago death of a child psychologist--and to the psychiatric unit where Lisbeth was an involuntary patient as a child. Lisbeth knows she is coming closer to solving the mysteries of her early life; and even within the confines of the prison, she feels the deadly influence exerted by her twin sister. Salander will stand up for what she believes in. She will find out the truth. Whatever the cost.

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