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A Girl with a Dragon Tatoo and not a swedish sauna in sight!

Advantages: An engaging book with plenty to think about
Disadvantages: May not appeal to all

...~A Girl with a Dragon Tatoo and not a swedish sauna in sight!~ I must admit that I only read The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo after having watched the original swedish language film based on the book. I found that the film even in its original languag ...

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Review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson

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Kalle Blomkvist has a bit of historical mystery on his hands.....

Advantages: Characters; eventual plot; eventual pace
Disadvantages: The first 150 pages or so are very slow

...Hype. It's all about hype.......... It's probably six months since I first heard about The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. The moment I heard the name, it reminded me of the historical tale, Girl With A Pearl Earring, and I wasn't interested. However, a ...

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More Than Just A Tattoo

Advantages: Original & complex plot, an intelligent & vivid read, some interesting characters
Disadvantages: Tad disappointed by the ending, quite convoluted in parts

...There was a lot of hype for this book, and for the film adaptation, that I wanted to check it out for myself. The foreign language and location put me off slightly, thinking that it could confuse my tiny brain, but it turned out to be an interesting and i ...

gothic_moon 06.02.2012 · Read full review
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Literature at its finest - One of the best crime-books I've read

Advantages: Great story, characters, very good sense of mystery
Disadvantages: Could be a little confusing, some may be disgusted by rape scenes.

I had been intrigued by this book for a long time before I read it. I was expecting a fairly exciting; yet fairly generic crime-thriller which had a pretty straight story and not a lot of variety from other books of its kind. I couldn’t have been more wro ...

Coolchris330 30.01.2011 · Read full review
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A new Top Ten Entry for me....

Advantages: excellent story and characters, gripping!
Disadvantages: Financial stuff is a tad confusing

What was the last book that you read that you couldn't stop thinking about whilst you were at work? That you couldn't wait to have a moment to yourself so that you could curl up and read about what happened next? Mine happened in the last week and a ...

burtybookworm 04.11.2008 · Read full review
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