Chapter 11 Summary

Wednesday, March 23–Maundy Thursday, March 24

The week before Easter the Millennium staff is on vacation; Blomkvist is alone in the office, editing Svensson’s book. Fifteen years younger than Blomkvist, Svensson has the same passion Blomkvist once had when he published his exposé on second-rate financial journalists. That book made a lot of enemies; Svensson’s will do the same. The younger man is an effective writer, and most of Blomkvist’s editing has been requests for clarification and documentation. He will not publish the book until every allegation and assertion has been substantiated.

Svensson will submit the final three chapters in the morning, and next Tuesday everyone will...

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