Christopher Boone Book Report

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Double Journal Entries the curious incident of the dog in the night-time "My name is Christopher John Francis Boone. I know all the countries of the world and their capital cities and every prime number up to 7,507." pg.3 Christopher starts to introduce himself to the readers. He tells us his full name including his middle names. Then he begins to show that he takes time to learn different things. Christopher explains that he learned all about the different countries around the world. And, how he learned a lot of prime numbers. As he is saying this he is saying it to show the reader that these facts about him are just as important as his name. "And I don't know what some hardness, perhaps of eye means, and I'm not interested in…show more content…
I could see it written really large, like it was on a big advert on the side of a bus. And it was in my mother's handwriting pg.113" Christopher's father came home and he knew a lot of time has passed. He just learned that his mother did not die. She is alive and his father has lied to him all of these years.As his father was calling him he heard he was getting closer. He seen his name start to appear in big scrip letters just like his mothers hand writing. "But the mind is just a complicated machine." pg.114 The brain is a complicated machine if we really think about it. We can remember and forget a ton of stuff. Also a machine is complicated in many ways either by having to many parts or to complicated to figure out how to work. Well our minds are what we use to have knowledge and we need to be taught just like a machine needs to be programmed. "people who believe in God think God has put human beings on earth because they think human beings are the best animal, but human beings are just an animal and they will evolve into another animal, and that animal will be cleverer and it will put human beings into a…show more content…
Also that he is remembering where he is truly from and who he is. Does he also like policemen? and trust them? and knows they won't hurt him? Christopher is answering very calmly and not getting to anxious. "And I called the dog Sandy. pg.220" This is very unusual because in the beginning of the book Christopher said he wanted to name the dog something unique of his own. Also that Sandy isn't real a unique type of name. Usually a nonsense of a word such as narnix is unique for a name. Since Christopher learned new things maybe he has changed his ways of learning and accepting things the way they are. "And eventually there is no one left in the world except people who don't look at other people's faces and who don't know what these pictures mean pg.229" Here Christopher shows how he is connecting to people who have socially and mentally disorders. Also by how the world see's them. We can see a person and tell they have something wrong but by not knowing them personally and knowing what they are able to do and know is what we are blinded to. They think of themselves different then what we would think of

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