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English essay (revised) pdf.pdf - Kate Dyal 4R The Curious...

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Kate Dyal 4R The Curious Incident of The Dog in the Night-time By Mark Haddon In the novel, The Curious Incident of The Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon, it is shown that Christopher undergoes many challenges but soon learns how to gain independence. Christopher's interactions with the characters in the book develop the theme of the story. Christopher John Francis Boone is a fifteen-year-old boy with Asperger's syndrome. Because of this condition, Christopher does not understand emotions or metaphors. Christopher is brilliant when it comes to science and math, but when it comes to human interactions, he is easily confused. Christopher encounters such disappointment throughout the novel with family complications and anything with the color brown or yellow. Having a conversation with people is a significant struggle for Christopher especially when they are talking fast. In the novel, Christopher says “I got Siobhan to draw lots of faces and write
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