There is a fascinating article on the Reuters UK web site. Although he is no longer among the living, Swedish author Stieg Larsson is at the center of controversy.
01 Doc told me about his book entitled The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. I inhaled rather than read it. The Girl Who Played With Fire is number two which I have nearly finished (and am stubbornly resisting the urge to read the ending before I do).
The third book in the series, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest, will be out May 25th of this year, according to Amazon.
Sad that he will not be able to write more of these. Wikipedia-if you trust a source written by the public at large and which inserts needs citation when someone is guessing-says that he had planned a series of ten of them.