The Resource The girl who kicked the hornets' nest, Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland

The girl who kicked the hornets' nest, Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland

Label
The girl who kicked the hornets' nest
Title
The girl who kicked the hornets' nest
Statement of responsibility
Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland
Title variation
girl who kicked the hornets nest
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the concluding volume of Stieg Larsson's Millennium trilogy, 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 kill her and against the corrupt government institutions that nearly destroyed her life
Member of
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
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
345298
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larsson, Stieg
Dewey number
839.738
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keeland, Reg
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Millennium novels (Stieg Larsson)
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political corruption
  • Revenge
Target audience
adult
Label
The girl who kicked the hornets' nest, Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Sweden in slightly different form as Luftslottet som sprängdes by Norstedts, Stockholm, in 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
818 pages
Isbn
9780606264747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The girl who kicked the hornets' nest, Stieg Larsson ; translated from the Swedish by Reg Keeland
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Sweden in slightly different form as Luftslottet som sprängdes by Norstedts, Stockholm, in 2007
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
818 pages
Isbn
9780606264747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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