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    Ninth Grade High School Summer Reading Assignment "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" by Mark Haddon 1.) How do we form and shape our identities? We form and shape our identities by experiences, hurt, love, guilt and various other emotions as well as things we see others going through, all of these things whether they be good or bad help form and shape our identities. 2.) How do we define who we are? We define who we are by our hobbies, our interests, by our likes and dislikes

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    Have you ever changed a lot over time or have you always stayed the same? Everyone changes or doesn’t in different ways. “We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are.” - Max Depree. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is written by the famous Mark Haddon. Some of the other books by Mark Haddon are; The Spot of Bother, The Red House, Boom, The Ice Bear’s Cave and many more. Christopher story is about him who is talented in Maths but people confuse him. Christopher finds a

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    Mark Haddon’s A Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, a mystery/bildungsroman novel, and Sophie Laguna’s The Eye of the Sheep, a family drama/bildungsroman novel, explore the way certain factors can affect an individual’s growth within a familial environment through similar themes exhibited in both novels. Haddon and Laguna show their main characters Christopher and Jimmy growing up within a dysfunctional family in 20th century Swindon and Melbourne, where each main character in their respective

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    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time The novel The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time by Mark Haddon is about a boy named Christopher John Francis Boone. He struggles with a high functioning form of autism known as asperger 's. Christopher excels in the subjects of math, geography, and in both reading and solving murder mysteries. The book begins with Christopher finding his neighbor 's dog: Wellington, dead on their front lawn, with a garden fork in his stomach. Christopher

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    “A Curious Incident" by Haddon, is a novel about a boy named Christopher. This boy has autism, and because of this, he thinks very differently than other people. This story gives Christopher a goal to solve the mystery of how Wellington the dog died. His father soon revealed that he killed the dog, which surprised him Haddon uses diction and details to craft Christopher's reactions by showing his immediate distrust of his father and becoming scared of him. This was first shown from how Christopher

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    clues are provided by the author and Christopher Boone, narrator of the novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, states, “If it is a good puzzle you can sometimes work out the answer before the end of the book” (5). In relation to this, the most valuable information is typically gained throughout the process of the investigation rather than the solution itself. Although the book The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is not classified as a detective story, the plot still

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    Intro: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon sheds light on the concept of banning and censoring books. Censorship is the large-scale effort to stop a book from being printed, while banning a book is the act of removing a book from a library shelf or curriculum. Issues such as censorship and banning have caused controversy because individuals are worried that censorship and the banning of books is a violation of the First Amendment of the Constitution, or our right to freedom

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    a unique and special relationship with their family and friends; what makes it our own is how we express our affection to one another, what experiences we share together, and how we feel when we’re around them. In both Mark Haddon’s novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, and Wes Anderson’s film The Grand Budapest Hotel, character relationships are expressed through great extremities they go through for each other’s sake as well as loyalty to one another despite questionable circumstances

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    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, originally a novel written by Mark Maddon was created into a Tony Award winning play by Simon Stephens in 2015, and is a must see. This play revolves around a fifteen-year-old boy with Asperger’s syndrome, Christopher Boone, and begins with him trying to discover who killed the neighbors dog-Wellington. As the play progresses we soon find out that this is the least of his worries. This story is one of the first written from the perspective of a person

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    In the book the curious incident of the dog at night-time written by Mark Haddon, an important idea is the difficulty of diversity in society. Haddon communicated the idea through the book using the language features narrative point of view, Dialogue, and symbolism. Narrative point of view was used to show us Christopher’s perspective on how he views the world and society, and to get inside Christopher’s head to explain the fact he reacts a certain way, or believes in a certain philosophy like how

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