Are you in the mood for a spellbinding thriller, murder mystery, family drama, love and intrigue? Then the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson is a great book for you!
Every once in a while a book comes along that just catches you and has you sitting at the edge of your seat with every turn of the page. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo is just such a book. This is one of those books that you won’t be able to put down from beginning to end.
Some books translate well to the audio format. Thrillers and mysteries are often great books to listen when narrated well. The reader gives that extra bit of atmosphere that adds to the drama. Simon Vance gives a great reading of this audiobook version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo in an excellent manner.
Here’s a brief summary of the book:
40 years ago there was a disappearance of Harriet Vanger, a young relative of one of the wealthiest people in Sweden, who is determined to find the truth behind her disappearance. As a final effort to solve the mystery, he hires Mikael Blomkvist, a recently discredited crusading journalist. During the investigation, Blomkvist encounters a young, 24 year old genius hacker who aids him with the investigation. What follows in an intriguing mystery and a unique connection that develops between the two.
It’s a thoroughly riveting story that makes for a great listen in audiobook format. And you can get it right now for free from Audible.
How is this possible? Audible has made this book available as a free download when you sign up for a free trial. Here’s how it works:
Anyone can sign up for a free trial of Audible. Included in the free trial, Audible allows you to download a free audiobook. You can pick from 100,000 titles. Just download the book of your choice and you can listen to it on any device that can play an mp3 including your iPhone, iPod, iPad or other mp3 player.
As I said, you can pick from any of 100,000 selections, but The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson would be an excellent choice.
You should be aware that Audible does request a valid credit card number when you sign up for the free trial. However they don’t charge anything on your card. It’s 100% free to try. You can download your free audiobook and cancel the free trial at any time. That means that your credit card will never get charged.
So, what are you waiting for?