THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) A hacker and a journalist investigate the disappearance of a Swedish heiress 40 years earlier.
THE HELP, by Kathryn Stockett. (Penguin Group.) A young white woman and two black maids in 1960s Mississippi.
BELIEVING THE LIE, by Elizabeth George. (Penguin Group.) Inspector Thomas Lynley’s investigation of a murder unearths the secrets of a wealthy clan.
THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) In Volume 2 of the Millennium trilogy, a Swedish hacker becomes a murder suspect.
EXTREMELY LOUD AND INCREDIBLY CLOSE, by Jonathan Safran Foer. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing.) A 9-year-old boy searches New York City for the lock that fits a key belonging to his father, who died on Sept. 11 2001.
PRIVATE: #1 SUSPECT, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. (Grand Central Publishing.) Jack Morgan, the head of an investigative firm, is accused of murder.
LOTHAIRE, by Kresley Cole. (Simon & Schuster.) A ruthless vampire captures a young mortal woman, intending to sacrifice her, but is torn when he falls in love.
11/22/63, by Stephen King. (Scribner.) An English teacher travels back to 1958 by way of a time portal in a Maine diner. His assignment is to stop Lee Harvey Oswald.
THE 7TH MONTH, by Lisa Gardner. (Dutton.) D.D. Warren, a Boston detective in her seventh month of pregnancy, faces unexpected dangers as a consultant on a film about a serial killer.
THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET’S NEST, by Stieg Larsson. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Volume 3 of the Millennium trilogy, about a Swedish hacker and a journalist.
THE LITIGATORS, by John Grisham. (Knopf Doubleday Publishing.) Partners in a small law firm take on a big case after a fast-track burnout joins them.
COPPER BEACH, by Jayne Ann Krentz. (Penguin Group.) Amy Radwell, who can understand the paranormal secrets in rare books, becomes the target of a blackmailer.
KILL ALEX CROSS, by James Patterson. (Little, Brown & Company.) Alex Cross investigates when the president’s children are kidnapped, but the F.BI. and C.I.A. interfere.
GIDEON’S CORPSE, by Douglas Preston. (Grand Central Publishing.) Gideon Crew works to avoid a threatened terrorist attack on an American city.
THE DROP, by Michael Connelly. (Little, Brown & Company.) Harry Bosch of the L.A.P.D. uncovers both the operations of a sadistic killer and a political conspiracy.
- New York Times Best Sellers for January 22, 2012 at ACLS (alleganylibrarydirector.wordpress.com)
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- First Look: ‘The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo’ Will Become A Graphic Novel (pinkisthenewblog.com)
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- The Millennium Trilogy – brilliant (timgarrattnottingham.co.uk)
- New crime novels from two of Stieg Larsson’s favorite writers (thetattooedgirl.wordpress.com)
- Book Review: The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson (blogcritics.org)
- For Stieg Larsson Fans, New Editions to Savor (mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com)
- Book Review: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (blogcritics.org)
- Follow the Money Trail, Part 2: Book Sales Continue to Far Outstrip Ticket Sales – And Here’s What Is Being Done With the Royalties (thetattooedgirl.wordpress.com)
- Norstedts Commits Larsson-y: If Stieg Larsson Had Written “Chasing Salander” You May Never Have Wanted to Read His Books (thetattooedgirl.wordpress.com)