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O curioso incidente do can á media noite by Mark Haddon

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC O curioso incidente do can á media noite Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions He cannot stand to be touched And he detests the color yellow .

Although gifted with a superbly logical brain for fifteen year old Christopher everyday interactions and admonishments have little meaning He lives on patterns rules and a diagram kept in his pocket Then one day a neighbor s dog Wellington is killed and his carefully constructive universe is threatened Christopher sets out to solve the murder in the style of his favourite logical detective Sherlock Holmes What follows makes for a novel that is funny poignant and fascinating in its portrayal of a person whose curse and blessing are a mind that perceives the world entirely literally

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Leading up to the th anniversary of the first moon landing the excitement of this momentous event is captured through the eyes of a child in this glorious picture book reformatted with a new cover design Mark Haddon is the prize winning highly acclaimed author of the best selling novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time Years ago there was a little boy who dreamed of rocketing to the moon of landing on the crumbly rock and walking across the Sea of Tranquility He borrowed library books and read how astronauts had orbited the earth and walked in space And every night he hoped that they would find a way to land on the moon and walk where he had dreamed of walking And eventually one cloudless night they did, No description available, George Hall is an unobtrusive man A little distant perhaps a little cautious not at quite at ease with the emotional demands of fatherhood or manly bonhomie He does not understand the modern obsession with talking about everything The secret of contentment George felt lay in ignoring many things completely Some things in life however cannot be ignored br br At George is settling down to a comfortable retirement building a shed in his garden reading historical novels and listening to a bit of light jazz Then his tempestuous daughter Katie announces that she is getting re married to the deeply inappropriate Ray Her family is not pleased as her brother Jamie observes Ray has strangler s hands Katie can t decide if she loves Ray or loves the wonderful way he has with her son Jacob and her mother Jean is a bit put out by all the planning and arguing the wedding has occasioned which get in the way of her quite fulfilling late life affair with one of her husband s ex colleagues And the tidy and pleasant life Jamie has created crumbles when he fails to invite his lover Tony to the dreaded nuptials br br Unnoticed in the uproar George discovers a sinister lesion on his hip and quietly begins to lose his mind br br The way these damaged people fall apart and come together as a family is the true subject of Haddon s disturbing yet amusing portrait of a dignified man trying to go insane politely br br A SPOT OF BOTHER is Mark Haddon s unforgettable follow up to the internationally beloved bestseller THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT TIME Here the madness literally of family life proves rich comic fodder for Haddon s crackling prose and bittersweet insights into misdirected love, Haddon s portrayal of an emotionally dissociated mind is a superb achievement He is a wise and bleakly funny writer with rare gifts of empathy br br Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions He cannot stand to be touched Although gifted with a superbly logical brain Christopher is autistic Everyday interactions and admonishments have little meaning for him Routine order and predictability shelter him from the messy wider world Then at fifteen Christopher s carefully constructed world falls apart when he finds his neighbor s dog Wellington impaled on a garden fork and he is initially blamed for the killing br br Christopher decides that he will track down the real killer and turns to his favorite fictional character the impeccably logical Sherlock Holmes for inspiration But the investigation leads him down some unexpected paths and ultimately brings him face to face with the dissolution of his parents marriage As he tries to deal with the crisis within his own family we are drawn into the workings of Christopher s mind br br And herein lies the key to the brilliance of Mark Haddon s choice of narrator The most wrenching of emotional moments are chronicled by a boy who cannot fathom emotion The effect is dazzling making for a novel that is deeply funny poignant and fascinating in its portrayal of a person whose curse and blessing is a mind that perceives the world literally br br The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time is one of the freshest debuts in years a comedy a heartbreaker a mystery story a novel of exceptional literary merit that is great fun to read