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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

Label
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
Writing style
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
072322
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haddon, Mark
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H1165
LC item number
Cu 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, c2003
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9781400032716
Other control number
9781400032716
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55142139
  • (OCoLC)55142139
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, c2003
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9781400032716
Other control number
9781400032716
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55142139
  • (OCoLC)55142139

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