WORDS: Larrson’s Millennium Series Gets Fourth Book
The fourth instalment of Steig Larsson's Millennium series will be published next year. Rumoured to be entitled God’s Revenge, the book was half finished at the time of the author’s death in 2004.
Stockholm newspaper Aftonbladet reports that the fourth story takes place in Canada and focuses on protagonist Lisbet Salander’s personality changes when she starts to deal with the conflicts from her past.
Her tattoos are believed to be explained in the action, each representing a person who has hurt her.
In an email to a friend a month before his death, Larsson revealed that he had completed the beginning and the end of the book but that the middle part was incomplete.
Larsson’s bestselling series, including The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo, have sold 73 million copies worldwide.
The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest is expected to be turned into a movie starring Daniel Craig the sequel to the US version of the original Swedish movie.