The goldfish boy

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In this riveting debut, a boy struggling with OCD is uniquely qualified to solve a kidnapping. Lisa Thompson's debut novel is a page-turning mystery with an emotionally-driven, complex character study at its core -- like Rear Window meets The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.Matthew Corbin suffers from severe obsessive-compulsive disorder. He hasn't been to school in weeks. His hands are cracked and bleeding from cleaning. He refuses to leave his bedroom. To pass the time, he observes his neighbors from his bedroom window, making mundane notes about their habits as they bustle about the cul-de-sac. When a toddler staying next door goes missing, it becomes apparent that Matthew was the last person to see him alive. Suddenly, Matthew finds himself at the center of a high-stakes mystery, and every one of his neighbors is a suspect. Matthew is the key to figuring out what happened and potentially saving a child's life... but is he able to do so if it means exposing his own secrets, and stepping out from the safety of his home?
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Grouped Work ID 66806dba-f45a-7cef-9cd5-49f1d8890348
Full title goldfish boy
Author thompson lisa
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:40:14PM
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display_description Emotionally crippled by his obsessive-compulsive disorder, teenager Matthew Corbin rarely leaves his room on a cul-de-sac in London, and he passes the day observing and writing down his neighbors doings from his window--but when a toddler staying next door disappears Matt is the key to solving a mystery and possibly saving a child's life...if he can manage to expose himself, and his secret guilt to the outside world.
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subject_facet Children audiobooks, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery stories, England -- Fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Family life -- England -- London -- Fiction, Guilt -- Fiction, Guilt -- Juvenile fiction, London (England) -- Fiction, London (England) -- Juvenile fiction, Missing children -- Juvenile fiction, Missing persons -- Fiction, Mystery and detective stories, Mystery fiction, Neighbors -- Fiction, Neighbors -- Juvenile fiction, Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Fiction, Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The goldfish boy
title_full The Goldfish Boy, The goldfish boy / Lisa Thompson, The goldfish boy [electronic resource] / Lisa Thompson
title_short The goldfish boy
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Families, Family life, Guilt, Juvenile Fiction, Missing children, Missing persons, Mystery, Mystery and detective stories, Neighbors, Obsessive-compulsive disorder