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Carol O’Connell’s Mallory Is Back in The Chalk Girl

Friday, March 2nd, 2012
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Before there was Lisbeth Salander, there was Kathleen Mallory. Each was on her own from a young age, doing what she needed to do to

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo:
Helping James Bond Nab a Killer

Saturday, December 24th, 2011
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The opening credits of David Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo mimic the beginning of a James Bond film; female forms slither across the

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A Thrill Ride—The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010
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Films from Sweden rarely become cultural events in New York. Brace yourselves. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, the Swedish film with English subtitles based

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From Sweden with Love: Larsson’s Mesmerizing Series

Sunday, November 15th, 2009
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Stieg Larsson’s trilogy set in his native Sweden has taken the world by storm. Great mystery writers create great characters and Larsson succeeded with Lisbeth

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