Stieg Larsson





Stieg Larsson

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born
in Skelleftehamn , Sweden
August 15, 1954

died
November 09, 2004

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Stieg Larsson (born as Karl Stig-Erland Larsson) was a Swedish journalist and writer who passed away in 2004.

As a journalist and editor of the magazine Expo , Larsson was active in documenting and exposing Swedish extreme right and racist organisations. When he died at the age of 50, Larsson left three unpublished thrillers and unfinished manuscripts for more. The first three books ( The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo , The Girl Who Played With Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest ) have since been printed as the Millenium series. These books are all bestsellers in Sweden and in several other countries, including the United States and Canada.


Average rating: 4.11 · 2,067,457 ratings · 109,105 reviews · 16 distinct works · Similar authors
The Girl with the Dragon Ta...
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The Girl Who Played with Fi...
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The Girl Who Kicked the Hor...
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The Millennium Trilogy
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밀레니엄 1 상: 여자를 증오한 남자들 (Mill...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 434 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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밀레니엄. 3: 바람치는 궁전의 여왕
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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밀레니엄. 3: 바람치는 궁전의 여왕(상) (Mi...
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밀레니엄 2 (하) : 휘발유통과 성냥을 꿈꾼 소녀
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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The Expo Files
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Millennium (4 books)
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“Friendship- my definition- is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don't have trust, the friendship will crumble.”
Stieg Larsson, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

“What she had realised was that love was that moment when your heart was about to burst.”
Stieg Larsson, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

“There are no innocents. There are, however, different degrees of responsibility.”
Stieg Larsson, The Girl Who Played with Fire

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