Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Detective Novel

Alice Hathaway
Mind Map by Alice Hathaway, updated more than 1 year ago
Alice Hathaway
Created by Alice Hathaway about 4 years ago
16
2

Description

GCSE English literature Mind Map on Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Detective Novel, created by Alice Hathaway on 04/04/2016.

Resource summary

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Detective Novel
1 Looking for clues
1.1 Interviews people
1.2 Searching around neighbourhood/ Mrs Shears garden
2 Memorable character
2.1 Quirks that make him stand out
2.1.1 Aspergers
2.1.2 Logical brain/ maths abilities
2.2 Similar to Sherlock Holmes (his idol)
3 Know what the author knows
3.1 Verbatim dialogue
3.2 Grice's Maxims of quality/ quantity
3.3 First person narrator
3.4 Dramatic irony: sometimes, reader knows more e.g. mother's letters
3.4.1 Result of his HFA/ makes him a less reliable detective
4 Gets confession
4.1 Not fully conventional as didn't come as a result of his detective work
4.1.1 However, came from a result of finding answer to new mystery
4.2 Father killed Wellington
4.3 Finds his mother
5 Introduces suspects early on
Show full summary Hide full summary

Similar

The Merchant of Venice - Act 1 - Plot
bill fingleton
An Inspector Calls- Quotes
ae14bh12
Of Mice and Men Section Overview
10jgorman
Romeo and Juliet plot
Jadey Gemini
Of Mice and Men Plot Overview
Landon Valencia
Checking out me History by John Agard
Eleanor Simmonds
Animal Farm Chapter Overview
10jgorman
Romeo & Juliet Quotes
Lucy Hodgson
Of Mice & Men Themes - Key essay points
Lilac Potato
GCSE Maths Conversions
EmilieT
GCSE AQA Physics - Unit 3
James Jolliffe