Mark Haddon

12 children’s books by the writer

Mark Haddon is an author, illustrator and screenwriter who has written fifteen books for children and won two BAFTAs. His bestselling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time was published simultaneously by Jonathan Cape and David Fickling in 2003. It won seventeen literary prizes, including the Whitbread Award. Mark Haddon lives in Oxford.

4-6 years

The Sea of Tranquility

Mark Haddon, Christian Birmingham

The Sea of Tranquility

Leading up to the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing, the excitement of this momentous event is captured through the eyes of a child in this glorious picture book, reformatted with a new cover design. Mark Haddon is the ...

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4-6 years

The Sea of Tranquility

Mark Haddon, Christian Birmingham

The Sea of Tranquility

Leading up to the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing, the excitement of this momentous event is captured through the eyes of a child in this glorious picture book, reformatted with a new cover design. Mark Haddon is the ...

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12+ years

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Mark Haddon

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Christopher is 15 and lives in Swindon with his father. He has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism. He is obsessed with maths, science and Sherlock Holmes but finds it hard to understand other people. When he discovers a ...

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12+ years

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Mark Haddon

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Fifteen-year-old Christopher has a photographic memory. He understands maths. He understands science. What he can't understand are other human beings. When he finds his neighbour's dog, Wellington, lying dead on the lawn, he decides to track down the ...

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7-9 years

Boom!

Mark Haddon

Boom!

Boom! Is a roller-coaster read with spaceships, spies and mortal danger! Jim and his best friend Charlie weren't looking for adventure, when they decided to bug the staffroom...But then they overhear their teachers speaking in a secret language ...

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9-11 years

Agent Z and the Killer Bananas

Mark Haddon

Agent Z and the Killer Bananas

Ben's repulsive cousin, T.J., comes to stay. He discovers an incriminating videotape of Agent Z activities and blackmails Ben into becoming his slave.Meanwhile, Ben, Jenks and Barney embark on their first film, entitled Invasion of the Killer ...

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9-11 years

Agent Z Goes Wild

Mark Haddon

Agent Z Goes Wild

Ben's in danger of spending his holidays cooped up in a caravan with his mad Aunt Gwen. But by luck (and bribery), he gets a place on the school trip to an outward-bound centre in Wales, along with Barney ...

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