Genre: Contemporary Fiction
Length: 226 pages
Audiobook Length: 6 hours and 2 minutes
First Published: 2003
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.
About Mark Haddon
Mark Haddon is an author, illustrator, and screenwriter> He is best known for his novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Haddon currently lives in Oxford.