Mark Haddon

The Red House

Added on April 14, 2013

The Red House Mark Haddon Jonathan Cape, London, 2012 This is the advance readers edition of Mark Haddon’s most recent novel. These proof copies are sent to reviewers and book stores prior to the release of the true first editions. For a number of reasons, there are many collectors of these uncorrected proofs. Uncorrected proofs [...]

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the curious incident of the dog in the night-time

Added on October 14, 2012

the curious incident of the dog in the night-time Mark Haddon Doubleday, Canada, 2002 This is the Canadian first edition of Haddon’s wildly successful debut novel. The year of publication listed on the copyright page is 2002, a year before it came out in Haddon’s native England. That makes this the true first edition, although [...]

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Added on May 27, 2011

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Mark Haddon Jonathan Cape, U.K. 2003 Mark Haddon’s wonderfully original story about a teenage, high-functioning autistic detective won the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Novel.It also won a South African literary prize and was shortlisted for others. [...]

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A Spot of Bother

Added on December 13, 2010

A Spot of Bother Mark Haddon Jonathan Cape, London, 2006 This is a great second novel by Haddon, best known for his debut The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time which I have written about in two earlier posts. A Spot of Bother was shortlisted for the Costa Award (previously known as the [...]

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