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The Resource The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon

The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon

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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time
Title
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time
Statement of responsibility
Mark Haddon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2004.
  • Alex Award, 2004.
  • British Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 2004.
  • British Book Award for Literary Fiction, 2004.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2003.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book, 2004.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South Asia and Europe: Best First Book, 2004.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 9-12), 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2003.
  • Whitbread Book Award for Novel, 2003.
  • Whitbread Book of the Year Award, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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072322
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DLC
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1962-
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Haddon, Mark
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Autism
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Dogs
Target audience
adult
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
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Publication
Control code
000024683809
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780224063784
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
Publication
Control code
000024683809
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780224063784
Other physical details
ill.

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