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The Resource The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

Label
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Title
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Statement of responsibility
by Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland
Title variation
girl who kicked the hornets nest
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Summary
Lisbeth Salander is in the intensive care unit of a provincial Swedish city hospital, fighting for her life in more ways than one: when she's well enough, she'll stand trial for a triple murder. While journalist Mikael Blomkvist helps to prove her innocence, Lisbeth plots her revenge against the man who tried to kill her, and the government institutions that very nearly destroyed her life.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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345298
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-2004
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Larsson, Stieg
Dewey number
839.738
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1943-
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Keeland, Reg
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Series statement
Millennium novels (Stieg Larsson)
Series volume
0003
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307593672
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307593672
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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