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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
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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... show more
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.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781400032716 (1400032717)
ASIN: 1400032717
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 226
Edition language: English
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LindaLeest
LindaLeest rated it
3.0 Het wonderbaarlijke voorval met de hond in de nacht
Dit boek is geschreven vanuit het oogpunt van een jongen met asperger.Ik heb het in één middag uitgelezen, en hoewel het fascinerend was om te zien hoe een autist de wereld beleefd, was het ook vermoeiend.Leuk boek, makkelijk te lezen.
Hol
Hol rated it
2.5 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon
I read this recently for my book club and I wish I could say I enjoyed it as much as most of the other’s there seemed to. Christopher Boone, a fifteen year old boy with Asperger’s syndrome, stumbles upon the body of his neighbour’s dog. Christopher has a supremely logical brain and decides he’ll t...
Entertain Me Books
Entertain Me Books rated it
3.5 THE READING Book 139: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon)
PijanaPoMalinach
PijanaPoMalinach rated it
5.0 Dziwny incydent z psem nocną porą
Kiedy piętnastoletni Christopher Boone znajduje na podwórku sąsiadki jej zamordowanego psa postanawia rozwikłać zagadkę śmierci Wellingtona. Przy okazji ma szansę napisać detektywistyczną powieść, której będzie głównym bohaterem. Posiadając wiedzę, która pozwala mu na bycie dobrym detektywem zaczyna...
YA Fanatic
YA Fanatic rated it
4.0 The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time Book Review
A funny and poignant story about a young boy discovering himself and dealing with insecurities. Reminiscent of that of The Rosie Project, this little book is definitely one you'll remember. A quick read that sticks with you. Christopher knows every prime number and the capitals to all the countri...
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