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Mark Haddon - Author


Mark Haddon is an author, illustrator and screen-writer who has written fifteen books for children and won numerous prizes, including two BAFTAs. He lives in Oxford. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time won the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award, the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the South Bank Show Book Award, and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. His poetry collection, The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea was published in 2005. His most recent adult novel, A Spot of Bother, was published in 2006. David Fickling Books is publishing BOOM! in autumn of 2009, a rewrite of his children's book, Gridzbi Spudvetch.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Mark Haddon

The Pier Falls by Mark Haddon
The Pier Falls
Mark Haddon
In this first collection of stories by the author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time Mark Haddon demonstrates two things: first that he is a master of the short form (several of the stories have been...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2016
The Red House by Mark Haddon
The Red House
Mark Haddon
From the bestselling author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time and A Spot of Bother comes a superb new novel about families and secrets.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2013
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Mark Haddon
Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year 2003.It is a dead dog that sets off the chain reaction that leads Christopher Boone to find out the truth about his mother’s disappearance. But this is no usual detective story....
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/08/2012
The Red House by Mark Haddon
The Red House
Mark Haddon
After his mother's death, Richard, a newly remarried hospital consultant, decides to build bridges with his estranged sister, inviting Angela and her family for a week in a rented house on the Welsh border. But in the quiet and stillness...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Mark Haddon
A 2011 World Book Night selection. Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year 2003. It is a dead dog that sets off the chain reaction that leads Christopher Boone to find out the truth about his mother’s disappearance....
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2011
A Spot of Bother by Mark Haddon
A Spot of Bother
Mark Haddon
Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2006. Costa Book Awards 2006 Judges' comment: "An absolute pleasure to read, with a lightness of touch overlaying real insight into chaotic family life."
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2006
The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea by Mark Haddon
The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea
Mark Haddon
This is a beautiful collection of contemporary poems and show Mark Haddon's great range as an author.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2005
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Mark Haddon
A 2011 World Book Night selection. Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year 2003. It is a dead dog that sets off the chain reaction that leads Christopher Boone to find out the truth about his mother’s...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2004
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Mark Haddon
To hear a sample from this audiobook click here. Audiobook of the Year, Best Production and Best Children's 6 and Over 2003 Spoken Word Awards. The 40 Best Audio books comment:...
Format: Cd-audio - Released: 01/05/2003

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