The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest: Book 3 of the Millennium Trilogy (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
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... show more
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 killer her and against the corrupt government institutions that nearly destroyed her life.
Publish date: 2012-02-21
Pages no: 672
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
This book went back to a slower pace. There were moments when it would pick up with some action, but it was tame for the most part. The plot centered around exposing corrupt members of the Security Police and getting Lisbeth acquitted of all charges against her. I think that’s what makes this one sl...
The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest is the third and final book in the Millennium series. Salander is recovering in hospital after being shot in the head. After being cleared of the three murders Salander is now accused by protected gangster Zalanchenko of attempted murder and GBH. Blomkvist go...
The finale of the Millennium trilogy is a satisfying conclusion to the story of Lisbeth Salander began in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Taking up where The Girl Who Played with Fire left off, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest follows first Lisbeth's struggle for first life and then her freedo...
While [b:The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo|2429135|The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)|Stieg Larsson|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1327868566s/2429135.jpg|1708725] seems to have been more of a stand-alone book, its two sequels were clearly written as a pair. Girl who Kicked the Hornets' Ne...
Rating: 3.5 of 5 Too many superfluous details, which result in an overly long story, are why The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest doesn't quite hit the 4-star mark with me. The action and juicy bits don't pick up until around page 350. After that, it's full throttle till the end. So this one is d...