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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

Author: Mark Haddon
Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries, 2004.
Series: Vintage contemporaries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Contemporaries edView all editions and formats
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Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fictional Work
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Haddon
ISBN: 9781400032716 1400032717 9780099450252 0099450259 9781101911617 1101911611 9781435275805 1435275802 9780385512107 0385512104 1400077834 9781400077830 9781417622085 1417622083 9780756958480 0756958482
OCLC Number: 1004870151
Notes: "A novel"--Cover.
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, Ltd., 2003.
Awards: Whitbread Award, 2003.
Description: 226 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries.
Responsibility: Mark Haddon.
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Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.

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