The curious incident of the dog in the nighttime.

“My memory is like a film….And when people ask me to remember something I can simply press Rewind and Fast Forward and Pause like on a video recorder….If someone says to me, ‘Christopher, tell me what your mother was like,’ I can rewind to lots of different scenes and say what she was like in those scenes.”

Mark Haddon

A recorded passage you can listen to while reading from page 4.."I like dogs."

A list of useful words and their meaning for you to use while reading.

Thecuriousincident -STsVOCABULARY.pdf
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Listen and watch about Carly's wonderful story.

Asperger syndrome

Read and learn about this neurological pathology in this medical website. And here is another for further information.

Rainman: a film about a peculiar mind

Mark Haddon on the process of writing.