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Book and a movie : flowers for Algernon.

Author: Daniel Keyes
Publisher: [Texas]: [CCPL Book and a Moive], [2016]
Edition/Format:   Kit   Visual material : English
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With more than five million copies sold, "Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As the experimental procedure takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Kit, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Keyes
ISBN: 9780156030304 0156030306
OCLC Number: 955896159
Notes: Kit includes Mariner 2004 Flowers for Algernon novel and the 2008 Echo Brige Home Entertainment feature film.
Description: 1 book. (311 pages ; 21 cm) + 1 DVD (91 min.)
Other Titles: Flowers for Algernon.

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With more than five million copies sold, "Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a brain operation increases his IQ and changes his life. As the experimental procedure takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of the doctors who engineered his metamorphosis. The experiment seems to be a scientific breakthrough of paramount importance--until Algernon begins his sudden, unexpected deterioration. Will the same happen to Charlie?

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