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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
Title variation
Curious incident of the dog in the night time
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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
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
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
072322
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1180
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H1165
LC item number
Cu 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18185185
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781415532058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(LHPL)247979
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18185185
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781415532058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(LHPL)247979

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