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Flowers for Algernon (1966) [Novel]
by Daniel Keyes Rating: Weighted - 8.1 / Average - 8.1 of 10 (64 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary :

Charlie Gordon, IQ 68, is a floor sweeper, and the gentle butt of everyone's jokes, until an experiment in the enhancement of human intelligence turns him into a genius. But then Algernon, the mouse whose triumphal experimental transformation preceded his, fades and dies, and Charlie has to face the possibility that his salvation was only temporary.

Original title: Flowers for Algernon
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionSpecies EvolutionBioengineering

This work is an adaptation of the following works :
     Flowers for Algernon (1959) [Novella]
      Author: Daniel Keyes

Edition #1: Flowers for Algernon

Flowers for Algernon (1966)
Awards: (), (), Nebula: Novel (1966)
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Language: English

  • "A narrative tour de force, very moving, beautiful and remorseless in its simple logic ... one of the universally appealing stories of our time" Science Fiction: 100 Best Novels
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