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Stieg Larsson Millennium Trilogy CD Bundle: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, the Girl Who Played with Fire, the Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

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Prentise Wylie, January 1, 2013 (view all comments by Prentise Wylie)
I would not expect an author who calls a 27 year old woman a "girl" to be a widely knowledgeable feminist, but these are among the most woman-supportive books I have ever read, set in a milieu of political, medical, journalistic, social, cultural, criminal, economic, governmental, relationship, and sexual intrigue. They are gripping, insightful, informative, interesting, exciting, and believable, with several very strong female characters, not just the "girl." There are some strong male characters, too, and the balance is gratifying.

The only objections I have about these books are: (1) no pronunciation guide for the Swedish words, such as the names of cities, streets, and people, and
(2) some of writing reminds me of children's reading primers from the middle 1900s, in the way the sentences are short and choppy, rather than flowing with conjunctions and better punctuation, such as commas and semi-colons... minor complaints in contrast to the extensive value of these books.
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drobinson, September 1, 2011 (view all comments by drobinson)
I seldom get "hooked" by mystery novels, but this trilogy grabbed me from the very first chapter and read all three books to the amazement of my wife, sadly noting that many of my chores were left until I was finished reading all three books. I highly recommend these books and it is so sad that there can not be any additional books from this author. I think Stieg Larsson had a lot to comment on with relation of the violence against women and the influence of fascism on past and current realities, including the recent killing in Norway.
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deandohailey, January 2, 2011 (view all comments by deandohailey)
Larsson was a most amazing author. Too bad that he was only able to give us three wonderful books. They are my lifetime favorites-----and I am 79 !
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deandohailey, January 2, 2011 (view all comments by deandohailey)
Larsson was a most amazing author. Too bad that he was only able to give us three wonderful books. They are my lifetime favorites-----and I am 79 !
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ISBN:
9780739352755
Author:
Larsson, Stieg
Publisher:
Random House Audio Publishing Group
Author:
Vance, Simon
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
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Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.85x5.10x5.00 in. 2.67 lbs.

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