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Flowers for Algernon.

Author: Daniel Keyes
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mentally retarded adult has a brain operation that turns him into a genius.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Keyes
ISBN: 015603008X 9780156030083
OCLC Number: 873671825
Description: [7], 274 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Keyes.

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Following his doctor's instructions, engaging simpleton Charlie Gordon tells his own story in semi-literate "progris riports." He dimly wants to better himself, but with an IQ of 68 can't even beat  Read more...

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PRAISE FOR FLOWERS FOR ALGERNON"A tale that is convincing, suspenseful and touching."--The New York Times "An ingeniously touching story . . . Moving . . . Intensely real."--The Baltimore Sun PRAISE Read more...

 
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