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Has anyone read this book? We are reading it for my book club and wanted some thoughts. Thanks.
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I really DISLIKED this book....(more) The "girl" in the title is a very interesting character, but the story bogs down and is dull, dull and more dull. The big "mystery disappearance" dragged on and on.

I found myself skipping lots of pages, just to get to the end, which was not all that satisfying. The crimes recounted in the book were of a very sick nature. Maybe it was wri...See More
Nov 10, 2009
Am. Lit. Teacher I can't say I really disliked the book, but it did get bogged down. I think my biggest issue was all the Swedish names and political mentions. I don't know anything about Sweden and so I was somewhat out of the loop. Also, there was a lot of sex and gore in this book, more than my puritanical American mind cared for. I would recommend it to anyone ...See More
May 28, 2010
janet Lewis On 11/10/09, I really DISLIKED this book....(more) wrote: > > The "girl" in the title is a very interesting character, but the > story bogs down and is dull, dull and more dull. The big > "mystery disappearance" dragged on and on. > > I found myself skipping lots of pages, just to get to the end, > which was not all that satisf...See More
Oct 13, 2010
Janet Blanton I am a 7th grade teacher and most of my kids have been begging for us to read a new novle. Some students have sugested this book is it okay to read as a class with 7th grades? I have been meaning to take a look at this book but i realy never had the time. Thanks, Mrs. J Blanton
Jan 26, 2011
nfm On 1/26/11, Janet Blanton wrote: > I am a 7th grade teacher and most of my kids have been begging for us > to read a new novle. Some students have sugested this book is it okay > to read as a class with 7th grades? I have been meaning to take a look > at this book but i realy never had the time. Thanks, Mrs. J Blanton
Jan 26, 2011


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