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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A modern classic—both poignant and funny—about a boy with autism who sets out to solve the murder of a neighbor's dog and discovers unexpected truths about himself and the world.“Disorienting and reorienting the reader to devastating effect.... Suspenseful and harrowing.” —The

Author Mark Haddon

Pages 240

Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Published Date 2004-05-18

ISBN 1400079071 9781400079070

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Lisamorris shared a tip "Such an interesting glimpse into a unique mind. Really thought provoking."

jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "This book may give you more of an understanding of autism!"

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molly_hans shared a tip "There is a stage play version of this. Don't miss it!"

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heather_woodyard shared a tip "This was my first glimpse into ASD. Wonderful novel."

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jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "Great book."

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kat_mcelhenie shared a tip "BEST BOOK EVER."

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Orleans_Cat shared a tip "Such an amazing book! Read it!"

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becomemydestiny shared a tip "Page turner. Unique plot. Interesting character development. Engaging!"

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bananamilkbby shared a tip "This is one of my favorite books of all time. I read it in middle school and I still think about it 10 years later."

jane_macdonald shared a tip "I can’t remember the ending. I do know I quite enjoyed the book though."

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aliek shared a tip "One of the best books I've ever read!"

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gravytrain08 shared a tip "Short, engaging read. Keeps you on the edge of your seat the whole way through. Loved it!"

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alainamnt23 shared a tip "From Ms. McKeever"

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raezr shared a tip "was reading this book for an english isu, and it was one of the best books i’ve read so far in 2022 !"

bill_murray shared a tip "Truly memorable."

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young_jee_cho-park shared a tip "I read this book more than 10 years ago that I don’t remember exactly how the story went. I just remember enjoying it a lot."

priyanka_nasta shared a tip "A childhood favourite 😁"

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lesley_worthington shared a tip "No, not yet. Do you have any you'd recommend?"

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eric_lucero shared a tip "I really enjoyed this book. I recommended it to my family and friends."

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miki_bee shared a tip "Very much. He’s got an unusual manner of writing that worked perfectly with the characters’ personalities in the novel."

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nickfem shared a tip "To me it was just more about the use of language. It was so strange to be put in the mind of this boy"

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teresa_mcnally shared a tip "This is the only one I have read so far"

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rebecca_rodgers shared a tip "Unusual and delightful!"

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lynda-lee_brolly shared a tip "It's a great book to read when you want beautiful language but aren't up to a complicated intrigue."

anthony_narag shared a tip "I haven’t finished but I started years ago and i thought it was cool"

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anahit_galstyan shared a tip "Definitely!! A very unique book."

sonyacatlover shared a tip "I do. I got to also see it on Broadway and loved it even more after that."

kim_omara shared a tip "I haven’t read anything else by this author to compare but I liked this book."

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nira_turquand shared a tip "Good for young adults."

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andy_jones_1228 shared a tip "I strongly related to the main charcter christopher"

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KRen shared a tip "It gave me a new perspective on aspergers, and I appreciated the story telling on audible."

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april_stanton shared a tip "I absolutely LOVED this book!"

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elena_cole shared a tip "Honest and funny"

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oliviah_hastings shared a tip "Interesting perspective. Good plot . Hecking good book"

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morgan_beatty shared a tip "Great book and insight to how an autistic child functions and thinks."

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teale shared a tip "It was a very interesting perspective and well written!"

christina_danielle_ shared a tip "Plotline was hooking#suspense #coming_of_age"

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macy_reandelar shared a tip "i read this book in elementary school and it was one of the first books that made me enjoy reading. highly recommend"

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tracy_donaldson shared a tip "Unforgettable book!"

sarah_2507 shared a tip "Excellent read that gives insight into how a person with a neurodiverse brain may experience life."

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annah_eberhardt shared a tip "Def this is my favorite book!"

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jenna_wahl shared a tip "Totally unrelated, I am currently reading the serial killers daughter."

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hannah_bottger shared a tip "When I recommended this book to my aunt, she ended up accidentally seeing the play after reading it."

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alexandria_smille shared a tip "This book taught me so much about myself as a kid when i first read it. I truly think everyone should read this book. #mustread"

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cynthia_turner_7573 shared a tip "Totally worth it…a page turner you’ll finish in one sitting… a little creepy and will stay with you"

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elliepete shared a tip "An AMAZING book!!! It kept me on the edge of my seat, but also made me laugh and cry. Very beautifully written."

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bern_heine shared a tip "Yes, I read it a long time ago but I really enjoyed it."

alice_alford shared a tip "I just reread Salem’s Lot It’s an old Stephen King novel but I love it"

katie_stillwell shared a tip "I’ve just finished both the Silent Patient and the Maidens...look for recommendations similar to these books, any suggestions?"

mike_2090 shared a tip "West With the Night. By Beryl Markham. Hands down favorite. Nothing comes close."

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lyndsay_w_3933 shared a tip "Beautiful, frustrating (not Christopher), so different, unforgettable and heartbreaking at times but not gratuitously so."

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denise_vick shared a tip "It really is an awesome read. I read it in ab a day and couldn't put it down."

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kelly_wullner shared a tip "I loved this book. I got a little mom anxiety while reading, but what a marvelously told story."

blanca_robles shared a tip "Brilliant IMAGERY!"

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samantha_wiley_4620 shared a tip "Yes! 100% I would even re read."

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victoria_barragan shared a tip "It was so realistic. almost like I could relate to the character"

elizabeth_wissinger shared a tip "Um. It’s strange. But sort of interesting. I would walk, not run, to check it out."

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sarah_winston_5972 shared a tip "I LOVED this one. Not only is it a wonderful story, it’s like being inside his head."

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