Major Characters: Christopher John Francis Boone, Toby, Siobhan, Mr. Jeavons, Mrs. Alexander, Ed Boone, Judy Boone, Mr. Roger Shears, Mrs. Eileen Shears, Rhodri, Wellington

Setting Place: Swindon, in Wiltshire, England, and London, in the late twentieth century

Theme: Growing Up, Trust, Truth, Love, and Safety, Perspective, and the Absurdity of the World


A mostly light-hearted novel told from the perspective of Christopher Boone, a teenage boy with autism.

A lovely autistic teenage boy (Christopher) with an incredible talent for math and a gifted logical brain which is amazingly observant of every little detail around, is our hero in this book.