The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a 2003 novel by British writer Mark Haddon. It won the 2003 Whitbread Book of the Year and the 2004 Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book. Its title is a quotation of a remark made by the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in Arthur Conan Doyle's 1894 short story "Silver Blaze".

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The 1034th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 25th on The 100 Best Books of the Decade(2000) (Times)
  2. - 72nd on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  3. - Costa Book Award - Best Novel (Costa Coffee)
  4. - 50 Books to Read Before You Die (Barnes and Noble)
  5. - The Great American Read (PBS)
  6. - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)
  7. - The Best Books of the 2000s (The Onion AV Club)

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