The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye Summary

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series continues with this “engrossing” novel (USA Today) as brilliant hacker Lisbeth Salander teams up with journalist Mikael Blomkvist to uncover the secrets of her childhood and take revenge. • Also known as the Millennium series

Lisbeth Salander—obstinate outsider, volatile seeker of justice for herself and others—seizes on a chance to unearth her mysterious past once and for all. And she will let nothing stop her—not the Islamists she enrages by rescuing a young woman from their brutality; not the prison gang leader who passes a death sentence on her; not the deadly reach of her long-lost twin sister, Camilla; and not the people who will do anything to keep buried knowledge of a sinister pseudoscientific experiment known only as The Registry. Once again, Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist are the fierce heart of a thrilling full-tilt novel that takes on some of the world's most insidious problems.

Look for the latest book in the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series, The Girl in the Eagle's Talons, coming soon!

Book Reviews


Very well written! Almost couldn’t tell the difference between Larson and Lagercrantz!!5 star

Excellently written, very spellbinding!55


Fun read, but…4 star

Good book all in all and kept me interested. However, I can’t help but notice that Lisbeth and Blomkvist become almost secondary characters that do more or less the same thing they did in the last book. I miss seeing and hearing more about them, but the other, new characters are exciting, too.45


The girl who takes an eye for an eye1 star

I probably would have liked this book, as I’ve enjoyed the others in this series, but the download only provided the first edition chapters after I paid.15


Five Stars5 star

Excellent and very thought provoking. A great addition to one of the best stories ever written.55


Love the whole series5 star

Love the book. Read fast.55

Blaise Michael

An ok read3 star

Seemed to drag in first half. Picked up speed as protagonist gets out of jail.35

Elsa G$

Lisbeth forever!5 star

I love this entire series. The Lagercrantz books are a little different from the original Larsson set. However, Lagercrantz beautifully keeps Lisbeth’s soul in tact through his stories about her.55


Why?2 star

This novel failed to establish why Lisbeth and Mikeal should even care about what was happening. They weren’t created as altruistic heroes, but this tries to paint them this way.25


The Girl who got eye for an eye4 star

It is kind of predictable and from what I read there is a big build up to a climax of the story then the ending bombs out in 1 chapter Could be rewritten into great story- it’s more of a bridge to another book. Fodder filler.45


Ehh5 star

I’ve read these books and I can’t get enough of the stories and twist. It’s not like the norm of mysteries. A page turner because you want to know where the story is going. I gave this five stars because I am a fan. I want to be honest and say that this was not my favorite and it didn’t satisfy. I’m hoping the next one will.55

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