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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
072322
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haddon, Mark
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.H1165
  • PR6058.A245
LC item number
  • Cu 2003
  • C87 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autism
  • Savants (Savant syndrome)
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9780385512107
Lccn
2002031355
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50604879
  • CARL0623460424
  • (OCoLC)50604879
Label
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time, Mark Haddon
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9780385512107
Lccn
2002031355
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50604879
  • CARL0623460424
  • (OCoLC)50604879

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