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 - BookConcierge - LibraryThing
5***** and a ❤ A unique perspective on Asperger's syndrome. Clever and engaging. Christopher is 15 years 3 months 2 days old. He attends a special school (but he is NOT stupid). He doesn't like brown ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Funny and bitter sweet, the narrator's perspective is unique - it's told from the perspective of a very challenged/talented young man who is just starting to learn about life (as we think we know it ... Read full review