The Question and Answer section for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Christopher likes prime numbers, dogs, and mysteries. He does not like shouting, being touched, or hitting.
Christopher copes by distracting himself with math problems, covering his ears, and imagining himself a character in a computer game. Unfortunately, Christopher also regresses and uses childhood coping skills to avoid unwanted situations. For...
Chris has autism so he does not relate to social cues that most children take for granted. Chris feels emotionally estranged from others.