Karl Stig-Erland Larsson was born in Skelleftehamn, Sweden. He was a journalist and writer. He founded the Swedish Expo Foundation, established to counteract the growth of extreme right and white power-culture in schools and among young people. He also became the editor of Expo, the foundation’s magazine. Larsson died of a heart attack. He is the creator of the 'Millennium Mystery' series featuring Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist, a computer hacker and a journalist. See also David Lagercrantz.
Titles and year of publication:
|1) The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Anthony Award, Barry Award, Glass Key Award, Macavity Award)||2008 (Sweden 2005)|
|2) The Girl Who Played with Fire (Best Swedish Crime Novel Award)||2009 (Sweden 2006)|
|3) The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Glass Key Award)||2009 (Sweden 2007)|