Stieg Larsson was the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Expo. He was a leading expert on anti-democratic, right-wing extremist organisations. He died in 2004, soon after delivering the text of the novels that make up the Millennium Trilogy.
'The books are selling in their millions across Europe and it's not hard to see why - Spectator. * Spectator * 'An utterly fresh political and journalistic thriller that is also intimate and moral ... a feast of a book - Michael Ondaatje. * Michael Ondaatje * 'A rip-roaring serial-killer adventure - Mail on Sunday. * Mail on Sunday * 'Brilliantly written ... the characters are superbly drawn and the story grips from first to last - Mail On Sunday. * Mail on Sunday * 'So much more than a thriller, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a dazzling novel of big ideas - Harlan Coben. * Harlan Coben * 'I doubt you will read a better book this year - Val McDermid. * Val McDermid * 'What a cracking novel! I haven't read such a stunning thriller debut for years. Brilliantly written and totally gripping - Minette Walters. * Minette Walters * 'As vivid as bloodstains on snow - Lee Child. * Lee Child * ''Intelligent, complex, with a gripping plot and deeply intriguing characters. The author's early death is a great loss' Philip Pullman, Guardian. * Guardian * The ballyhoo is fully justified ... the novel scores on every front - The Times. * The Times * 'A publishing sensation who seemingly came from nowhere ... crime fiction has seldom needed to salute and mourn such a stellar talent as Larsson's in the same breath' Sunday Times. * Sunday Times * '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. * Michael Connelly *