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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

by:Haddon, Mark, 1962-

Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic, fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.

Editions:330  Date:1020 - 2019  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Young adult works, Mystery fiction, Juvenile works

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Rain man

by:Levinson, Barry

A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he considers is his 3 million dollar inheritance, he is in for an even bigger surprise-the autistic brother he never knew he had!

Editions:281  Date:1984 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Road films, Feature films, Road films

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Being there

by:Ashby, Hal

Circumstances propel a feeble-minded gardener, whose entire knowledge of life comes from watching television, into becoming adviser to a powerful but dying tycoon.

Editions:101  Date:1979 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Film adaptations, Drama

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The accountant

by:Affleck, Ben

Christian Wolff is a math savant who works as a freelance accountant for some of the world's most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department's Crime Enforcement Division starting to close in, he takes on a legitimate client, a robotics company where an accounting clerk has discovered a discrepency involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, the body count starts to rise.

Editions:73  Date:2016 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language throughout.  Genre(s):Drama, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Crime films, Crime films

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The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

by:Haddon, Mark, 1962-

Despite his overwhelming fear of interacting with people, Christopher, a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy, decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog and uncovers secret information about his mother.

Editions:77  Date:1999 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Young adult works, Juvenile works

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The miscalculations of Lightning Girl

by:McAnulty, Stacy

A lightning strike made Lucy, twelve, a math genius but, after years of homeschooling, her grandmother enrolls her in middle school and she learns that life is more than numbers.

Editions:13  Date:2018 - 2019  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction

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Strip search : a novel

by:Bernhardt, William, 1960-

As a killer stalks the streets of Las Vegas, using numerology to target his victims, outcast detective Susan Pulaski is reunited with autistic savant Darcy O'Bannon, who may be the only one who can understand the murderer's complex mathematical game.

Editions:3  Date:2007  Genre(s):Mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction

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The ascendant

by:Chapman, Drew

"From a riveting new voice in suspense fiction, THE ASCENDANT is an action-packed thrillers following a unlikely hero--a number savant named Garrett Reilly--as he races around the globe to avert total war"-- Provided by publisher.

Editions:23  Date:2013 - 2017  Genre(s):Suspense fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)

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Mercury rising

by:Becker, Harold

Bruce Willis is an outcast FBI agent who is assigned to protect a 9 year old idiot savant who is the target for assassins after cracking a top secret government code.

Editions:62  Date:1997 - 2012  Rating:MPAA rating :R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Film adaptations

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The marvelous adventures of Pierre Baptiste : father and mother, first and last : [a novel]

by:Eakins, Patricia, 1942-

A magic-realism novel on an 18th century slave in the Caribbean who becomes a philosopher, writing an encyclopedia on his race. After escaping by sea he lands on an island, is made pregnant by a mermaid and gives birth through his mouth to a quartet of philosofish.

Editions:6  Date:1999  Genre(s):Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction

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