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User Review  - themus - LibraryThing

The inherent problem with a book like this is that the narrator is, by very nature, disconnected from emotion. Consequently the reader is unable to make an emotional investment in any of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - MichelleL_15 - LibraryThing

***MAY CONTAIN MINOR SPOILERS*** This review will be quite long because it also happens to be one of my English assignments. I had to write a 5 paragraph essay/review on this book. Written from the ... Read full review

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User Review  - fuchsia.fox - LibraryThing

I didn't really like this book. In particular, I found all the math explanations distracting. It reminded me of The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau Banks, where Frankie goes into a language ... Read full review

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User Review  - colleenharker - LibraryThing

3 1/2 stars. It was really interesting and a quick read, but somehow I just didn't love it. The main character's voice was really engaging, but it left me wanting more. I'm not usually a happy ending ... Read full review

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User Review  - latepaul - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book the first time I read it. On re-read I find the main character less sympathetic - probably harsh of me but it's hard to identify much with someone whose ideal world is one ... Read full review

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User Review  - anoceandrowning - LibraryThing

***Update***After reading Look Me in the Eye, I am willing to believe that Christopher's thinking is pretty close to the mark. Robison didn't write exactly like Haddon, but there were enough ... Read full review

Hard to Swallow

User Review  - utvikingsfan - Borders

Let me start by saying that I have no direct experience with autistic people, but I have seen and read quite a bit about it. That said, this book just did not ring true to me. The author seems to want ... Read full review

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User Review  - axya - LibraryThing

The plot didn't capture me, and I just didn't get it. It just, doesn't seem real to me. Read full review

bit dissapointing... i'm not that much satisfied

User Review  - Shweta Anurupa - Flipkart

when i bought it..i was very much excited to read it...but i wud rather say that it has dissapointed me! its good for 10-12 year olds actually.. and in comparison with thomas hariss,steig larsson ... Read full review

Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

User Review  - karen - Goodreads

pooƃ ʎɹǝʌ ʇou puɐ ʎʞɔıɯɯıƃ ʎɹǝʌ sı ʞooq sıɥʇ if you want to read an excellent book about autism in a young person, read marcelo in the real world. this book is like hilary swank - you can tell it is ... Read full review


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