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Stieg Larsson Box Set Gets a Groupon Deal

Groupon has posted a special box set deal for fans of Stieg Larsson‘s Millennium Trilogy. For $29 plus $5 for shipping, readers can get all three books in hardcover along with the 85-page book, On Stieg Larsson.

More than 1,000 people have already purchased the box set deal. With four books, that’s only $8.50 per book. Groupon readers have five days to take advantage of this deal.

What do you think? Random House released the box set back in November 2010. The publisher sells the set for $99 on its website.

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What to Read When You Finish the Millennium Trilogy

Thanks to the ongoing legal wars between the people Stieg Larsson left behind, readers only have three books from his bestselling series. With no fourth (or is it actually fifth) book to be published, what’s a reader to do?

Publishers Weekly reports that Random House will release a special box set with the entire Millennium series in hardcover format. The set will include an 85-page book entitled On Stieg Larsson. Contributors include his colleague Jonas Sundberg, his original Swedish editor Eva Gedin, and his friend John Henri-Holmberg.

Kurdo Baksi wrote the memoir Stieg Larsson, My Friend, which is already out in Sweden. An English translation will be available by the end of the year. An interview with The Star revealed that Larsson made Baksi a character in The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest. Baksi noted: “That is the best thing I have done in my life. I’m very proud of that.”

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