The curious incident of the dog in the nighttime pdf we provide for free download this book is written by writer Mark Haddon in london. Its name quotes the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in Arthur Conan Doyle's 1892 short story "Silver Blaze". Although the state of Christopher isn't said, the blurb of the book refers to Asperger syndrome, high-function autism, or savant syndrome. In July 2009, Haddon wrote on his website that "Curious Incident isn't a book about Asperger's....if anything it is a novel about difference, about being an outsider, about seeing the world in a surprising and revealing manner. The novel isn't particularly about any particular illness," and that he, Haddon, isn't a professional on autism spectrum disorder or Asperger syndrome. The publication is focused on Sos Eltis, Haddon's wife, with thanks to Kathryn Heyman, Clare Alexander, Kate Shaw and Dave Cohen.The novel uses prime numbers to number the chapters, as opposed to the traditional serial numbers.