The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: A Novel
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SueinCyprus - LibraryThing
Excellent! This relatively short novel is written from the perspective of a teenager with Asperger's Syndrome. The story took me right into the mind of a person with this problem, and I could hardly ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SoulFlower1981 - LibraryThing
While there were moments that were a bit off-putting this was largely because of the stylistic choices that were necessary to convey the world of the main character. This felt like an authentic ... Read full review