The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon Paperback Book


Rent The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Author: Mark Haddon

Format: Quality Paperback

Publisher: Random House Inc

Published: May 2004

Genre: Fiction - General

Retail Price: $15.00

Pages: 240


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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BookLender review by Jessica on 2013-05-18 12:13:31

Its fascinating to hear this story from the childs perspective. A very interesting read.

BookLender review by Beth on 2008-09-08 13:19:56

This book is a quick easy read. I'm not sure it's a great book but once you get about half way through it the plot gets pretty interesting. There are a few contradictions in the book but overall it was a good read.