By Stieg Larsson
Mikael Blomkvist, crusading journalist and writer of the journal Millennium, has determined to run a narrative that might reveal an in depth intercourse trafficking operation among japanese Europe and Sweden, implicating famous and hugely positioned contributors of Swedish society, company, and govt. yet he has no concept simply how explosive the tale should be until eventually, at the eve of book, the 2 investigating newshounds are murdered. or even extra stunning for Blomkvist: the fingerprints chanced on at the homicide weapon belong to Lisbeth Salander—the stricken, wise-beyond-her-years genius hacker who got here to his relief in the woman with the Dragon Tattoo, and who now turns into the focal point and fierce middle of the lady Who performed with hearth. As Blomkvist, by myself in his trust in Salander’s innocence, plunges into an research of the slayings, Salander herself is drawn right into a murderous hunt during which she is the prey, and which compels her to revisit her darkish earlier which will settle with it as soon as and for all.
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The first requirement of her new home was that it should have some sort of view. She did not have a balcony, and had always envied well-to-do neighbours higher up in the building who spent warm days with a cold beer under an awning on theirs. The second requirement was that her new home would have to have a balcony. What should the apartment look like? 700 square feet in one open space in a converted loft on Bellmansgatan with views of City Hall and the locks at Slussen. She had liked it there.
She was wearing heavy socks and boots. Overall, she was nice and warm. She walked down St. Paulsgatan to Zinkensdamm and over to her old apartment on Lundagatan. She checked first of all that her Kawasaki was still safe in the basement. She patted the seat before she went up to the apartment and had to push the front door open against a mountain of junk mail. d left Sweden a year ago, the simplest solution had been to arrange an automatic bank account to pay her regular bills. She still had furniture in the apartment, laboriously collected over time from various trash containers, along with some chipped mugs, two older computers, and a lot of paper.
Apart from Berger, the meeting included the managing editor, Malin Eriksson, partner and art director Christer Malm, the reporter Monika Nilsson, and part-timers Lotta Karim and Henry Cortez. s office. s planning sessions. This is Dag Svensson,? said Erika. Freelancer. re going to buy an article from him.? Blomkvist shook hands with the man. Svensson was blond and blue-eyed, with a crew cut and a three-day growth of beard. He was around thirty and looked shamelessly fit. We usually run one or two themed issues each year.?