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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time / Mark Haddon.

By: Haddon, Mark, 1962-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Vintage classics (London, England): Publisher: London : Vintage, [2018]Copyright date: ©2003Description: 271 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781784707637 (paperback).Subject(s): Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Fiction | Dogs -- Fiction | Youth fictionDDC classification: 823.914 Awards: Whitbread Novel of the Year Award, 2003.Summary: It was 7 minutes after midnight. The dog was lying on the grass in the middle of the lawn in front of Mrs Shears' house. Its eyes were closed. It looked as if it was running on its side, the way dogs run when they think they are chasing a cat in a dream. But the dog was not running or asleep. The dog was dead. This is Christopher's story, and through this radically imaginative and generous novel, his world is revealed, full of terror, love, strangeness and surprise.
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Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2003.

It was 7 minutes after midnight. The dog was lying on the grass in the middle of the lawn in front of Mrs Shears' house. Its eyes were closed. It looked as if it was running on its side, the way dogs run when they think they are chasing a cat in a dream. But the dog was not running or asleep. The dog was dead. This is Christopher's story, and through this radically imaginative and generous novel, his world is revealed, full of terror, love, strangeness and surprise.

Whitbread Novel of the Year Award, 2003.

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