The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
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taupe_ape_23 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over
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Coarse Language: This book has quite an amount of curse words in it, which is to be expected, sine it is in the young adult section.
Coarse Language: this book has some coarse languages throughout the story
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Chapters in books are usually given the cardinal numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and so on. But I have decided to give my chapters prime numbers 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13 and so on because I like prime numbers.
My name is Christopher John Francis Boone. I know all the countries of the world and their capital cities and every prime number up to 7,057.
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Christopher John Francis Boone is a strange boy. One who does not like being yelled at or even touch. He knows all the countries in the world and every prime number up to 7,057. He detests the color yellow and brown. In this book Christopher not only solves the mystery of the killing of Wellington he writes a book about it. At the end he finds himself finding his so called dead mother.
A 15 year old autistic boy finds his neighbour's poodle dead with a garden fork through its body. At first he is accused of the murder, but after he is cleared, he decides to find out who the killer is.
Interesting note: the chapters are not sequential number, but rather prime numbers.