The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a novel by Mark Haddon that was first published in 2003.
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See a complete list of the characters in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time and in-depth analyses of Christopher John Francis Boone, Christopher’s father (Ed Boone), Christopher’s mother (Judy Boone), Mrs. Shears, and Siobhan.
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- Chapters 2–41
- Chapters 43–61
- Chapters 67–73
- Chapters 79–89
- Chapters 97–101
- Chapters 103–109
- Chapters 113–137
- Chapters 139–151
- Chapters 157–163
- Chapters 167–179
- Chapters 181–199
- Chapters 211–229
- Chapter 233
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- The Curious Incident and Mystery Fiction
- Movie Adaptations
- Full Book Quiz
- Character Analysis
- Character List
- Plot Overview
- Summary of Pages 1-21 (Chapters 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, and 41)
- Summary of Pages 102-119 (Chapters 157, 163)
- Summary of Pages 119-140 (Chapters 167, 173, 179)
- Summary of Pages 140-165 (Chapters 181, 191, 193 197, 199)
- Summary of Pages 166-200 (Chapters 211, 223, 227, 229)
- Summary of Pages 200-221 (Chapter 233)
- Summary of Pages 21-50 (Chapters 43, 47, 53, 59, 61)
- Summary of Pages 34-48 (Chapters 67, 71, 73)
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