The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Score: 3.5
From 2,830 Ratings

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo


  • Author : Stieg Larsson
  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release Date : 2010-01-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143177289


The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Book Description :

“The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a striking novel. Just when I was thinking there wasn't anything new on the horizon, along comes Stieg Larsson with this wonderfully unique story. I was completely absorbed.” —Michael Connelly "I doubt you will read a better book this year.” —Val McDermid Forty years ago, Harriet Vanger disappeared off the secluded island owned and inhabited by the powerful Vanger family. There was no corpse, no witnesses, no evidence. But her uncle, Henrik, is convinced that she was murdered by someone from her own deeply dysfunctional family. Disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist is hired to investigate, but he quickly finds himself in over his head. He hires a competent assistant: the gifted and conscience-free compute...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Score: 3.5
From 14 Ratings

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo


  • Author : Denise Mina
  • Publisher : Vertigo
  • Release Date : 2014-04
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1401242863


The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Book Description :

Forty years after the disappearance of Harriet Vanger from the island owned and inhabited by the Vanger family, her uncle hires journalist Mikael Blomqvist and hacker Lisbeth Salander to investigate, in a tale retold in graphic novel format....

The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo


  • Author : Adam Roberts
  • Publisher : Gollancz
  • Release Date : 2010-11-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780575100923


The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo Book Description :

Lizbreath Salamander is young and beautiful. Her scales have an iridescent sheen, her wings arch proudly, her breath has a tang of sulfur. And on her back a tattoo of a mythical creature: a girl. But when Lizbreath is drawn into a dark conspiracy she will have to rely on more than her beauty and her vicious claws the size of sabres ... A dragon has disappeared, one of a secretive clan. As Lizbreath delves deeper into their history she realises that these dragons will do anything to defend their secrets. Welcome to the world of The Dragon With The Girl Tattoo. A world of gloomy Nordic dragons leading lives uncannily like our own (despite their size, despite the need for extensive fireproofing of home furnishings), a world of money hoarded, a world of ...

The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo

The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo


  • Author : Michael Dahl
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2014-11-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496504531


The Dragon with the Girl Tattoo Book Description :

A strange new kid at school has a weird tattoo on his arm. Is it a picture of the school's most popular girl? She ignores the loner until she finds herself in a dangerous situation where only the boy's mysterious secret can save her....

The Psychology of the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Psychology of the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo


  • Author : Robin S. Rosenberg
  • Publisher : BenBella Books, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2011-12-06
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781936661350


The Psychology of the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Book Description :

Lisbeth Salander, heroine of Stieg Larsson’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and its sequels, is one of the most compelling, complex characters of our time. Is she an avenging angel? A dangerous outlaw? What makes Salander tick, and why is our response to her—and to Larsson’s Millennium trilogy—so strong? In The Psychology of the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, 19 psychologists and psychiatrists attempt to do what even expert investigator Mikael Blomkvist could not: understand Lisbeth Salander. • What does Lisbeth’s infamous dragon tattoo really say about her? • Why is Lisbeth so drawn to Mikael, and what would they both need to do to make a relationship work? • How do we explain men like Martin Vanger, Nils Bjurman, and Alexander Zalach...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Philosophy
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Philosophy


  • Author : Eric Bronson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-09-20
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118132937


The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Philosophy Book Description :

The essential companion to Stieg Larsson's bestselling trilogyand director David Fincher's 2011 film adaptation Stieg Larsson's bestselling Millennium Trilogy—The Girlwith the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, andThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest—is aninternational phenomenon. These books express Larsson's lifelongwar against injustice, his ethical beliefs, and his deep concernfor women's rights. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo andPhilosophy probes the compelling philosophical issues behindthe entire trilogy. What philosophies do Lisbeth Salander and Kanthave in common? To catch a criminal, can Lisbeth and Mikael becriminals themselves? Can revenge be ethical? Drawing on some ofhistory's greatest philosophical minds, this book giv...

The Girl Who Lived Twice
Score: 3.5
From 7 Ratings

The Girl Who Lived Twice


  • Author : David Lagercrantz
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780735233027


The Girl Who Lived Twice Book Description :

New York Times Bestseller National Bestseller The sixth DRAGON TATTOO story--more than 90 million copies sold worldwide--the crime-fiction phenomenon featuring Lisbeth Salander. Book four in the series, The Girl in the Spider's Web, is now a major film from Sony Pictures starring Claire Foy--out in November 2018. "Rest easy, Lisbeth Salander fans--our punk hacker heroine is in good hands." --Patrick Ryan, USA Today "Salander and Blomkvist are just as compelling as ever." --Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times "Not only do the matter-of-fact style and intricate plotting and sexy, chilling atmosphere feel very true to the original novels, but Lagercrantz transcends the source material." --Benjamin Percy, Esquire "Elegantly paced, slickly executed, and ...

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet s Nest
Score: 3.5
From 3,114 Ratings

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet s Nest


  • Author : Stieg Larsson
  • Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
  • Release Date : 2010-05-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307593673


The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet s Nest Book Description :

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....

The Girl Who Played with Fire
Score: 3.5
From 3,164 Ratings

The Girl Who Played with Fire


  • Author : Stieg Larsson
  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release Date : 2010-01-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143177296


The Girl Who Played with Fire Book Description :

The electrifying follow-up to the phenomenal best seller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The fierce heart of this novel is Lisbeth Salander: the troubled, wise-beyond-her-years genius hacker who teamed up with crusading journalist Mikael Blomkvist in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. This time, Lisbeth is implicated in a murder: her fingerprints found on the weapon used to kill two journalists the night before their explosive story about sex trafficking in Sweden was set to be published. Now, while Blomkvist—alone in his belief in her innocence—plunges into his own investigation of the slayings, Lisbeth is drawn into a hunt in which she is the prey, and which compels her to revisit her dark past in an effort to settle with it once and for all....

Dragons

Dragons


  • Author : Doug Niles
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440562167


Dragons Book Description :

A fantastic collection of draconic tradition! Since the Bronze Age, people have been fascinated, enchanted, and even frightened by tales of mystical dragons. With this book, you will unravel the history and mystery behind these serpentine beasts with folklore, mythology, and poetry from every tradition in the world. From the Slavic Zmey Gorynych, bearing its three fire-breathing heads, to J.R.R. Tolkien's Smaug, who laid entire towns to waste, the thrilling stories surrounding these fierce monsters are sure to captivate anyone who has ever dreamed of running into one during his or her travels. Whether you're interested in exploring the history and culture or just want to learn more about your favorite types of dragons, the legendary tales in this boo...