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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

An interesting read. Written from the perspective of a teenage boy with Asperger’s syndrome, Christopher Boone. 217 more words


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Since reading Me Before You, I’ve become very distrusting of authors who write characters with disabilities without having that experience themselves.  This is not the case with Mark Haddon and his character Christopher who is on the autism spectrum in… 266 more words

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In the Night-Time

By Mark Haddon.

I am often attracted by stories about dogs, which is what made me pick up this one. I had suggested it for the book group I in but it was turned down, because a lot of the other members had read it. 422 more words


Asperger's In Literature

The books I am about to discuss are works of fiction, wherein a main character is diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, or something similar. Everything written here is my opinion about the portrayal of said characters, in their fictional context, and no part of this blog or any of the works discussed should be referenced in any sort of diagnostic or academic process. 1,006 more words

Exchanges With The Writing Community

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon)

O carte cum nu am mai citit până acum, scrisă din perspectiva unui băiat de 15 ani care suferă de Sindromul Asperger (o formă de autism). 415 more words



“I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like white noise everywhere, which is like silence but not empty.” — Mark Haddon

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'Cause I Speak My Mind Sometimes*

I’ll bet that, when you were a child, you were taught to be tactful. And most people do try not to be too blunt when they speak. 1,098 more words

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