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Boom!

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Boom! by Mark Haddon
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May 10, 2011 | ISBN 9780385752244

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  • May 10, 2011 | ISBN 9780385752244 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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  • May 11, 2010 | ISBN 9780375893643 | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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  • May 11, 2010 | ISBN 9780739381380 | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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Praise

Praise for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time:
“Mark 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.”
— Ian McEwan, author of Atonement and Amsterdam

“This original and affecting novel is a triumph of empathy; whether describing Christopher’s favorite dream (of a virus depopulating the planet), or his vision of the universe collapsing in a thunder of stars, the author makes his hero’s severely limited world a thrilling place to be.”
The New Yorker

Awards

New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing WINNER

ALSC Notable Children’s Recordings SELECTION 2011

Bank Street Child Study Children’s Book Award FINALIST

Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices FINALIST

New York Public Library Book for Reading and Sharing FINALIST

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