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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

Author: Mark Haddon
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a murder mystery novel like no other. The detective, and narrator, is Christopher Boone. Christopher is fifteen and has Asperger's Syndrome. He knows a very deal about maths and very little about human beings. He loves lists, patterns and the truth. He hates the colours yellow and brown and being touched. He has never gone further than the end of the road on his  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Haddon
ISBN: 0099450259 9780099450252
OCLC Number: 492671885
Awards: Winner of Booktrust Teenage Prize 2003
Short-listed for Whitbread Prize (Novel) 2003
Short-listed for Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2003
Description: 1 vol. (271 p.) : ill., couv. ill. en coul. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Mark Haddon.
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"Wondrous...brilliantly inventive...dazzling. Not simply the most original novel I've read in years - it's also one of the best" * The Times * "Exceptional by any standards. Both funny and deeply Read more...

 
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