The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is the first volume in the Millennium Trilogy, written by Stieg Larsson. The story revolves around Mikael Blomkvist, a disgraced journalist who has been called upon by the head of the Vanger clan to investigate a case, which took place forty years ago. The Vangers have a lavish lifestyle and live on an island of their own. But since Harriet went missing, the family grew distant and the mystery remained unsolved.
To crack the case; Blomkvist has to take the help of Lisbeth Salander, a young hacker, who has a troubled past of her own. Blomkvist and Salander make a unique team, and as they get to work, trying to find what happened to Harriet, they realise that things aren't as clear as they seem. From investigating a simple-looking case to fighting to protect their own lives, this team does it all, leading to a nail-biting finale. Here is a story you can't afford to miss out on.
Stieg Larsson was a Swedish journalist and writer. He is credited for the books in the Millennium Trilogy, which were published posthumously. The other two books in the series are The Girl Who Played With Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest. He has been honoured with the Glass Key Award, Anthony Award and Best Swedish Crime Novel Award for his work. A political activist, Larsson constantly wrote for many magazines, where he portrayed his political convictions. He died at the age of fifty due to a heart attack, but is today one of the most celebrated authors of crime fiction.
This edition of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is available in paperback and has been published by Quercus. The book comprises 542 pages and has an ISBN 10 number of 1847245455, and an ISBN 13 number of 9781847245458. Order it online today to find out how Mikael and Lisbeth uncover the truth behind Harriet Vanger's mysterious disappearance.