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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time [electronic resource] : A Novel. Mark Haddon.

Haddon, Mark. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781400079070 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource

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Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. And he detests the color yellow. This improbable story of Christopher's quest to investigate the suspicious death of a neighborhood dog makes for one of the most captivating, unusual, and widely heralded novels in recent years.From the Trade Paperback edition.
Target Audience Note:
Text Difficulty 8 - Text Difficulty 10
1180 Lexile.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York : Vintage, 2004. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1230 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 8216 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB).
Author Notes

Mark Haddon is the author of the bestselling novels The Red House and A Spot of Bother. His novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time won the Whitbread Book of the Year Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction and is the basis for the Tony Award&;winning play. He is the author of a collection of poetry, The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea, has written and illustrated numerous children&;s books, and has won awards for both his radio dramas and his television screenplays. He teaches creative writing for the Arvon Foundation and lives in Oxford, England.

Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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