Flowers for Algernon: A Full-length Play

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Dramatic Publishing Company, 1969 - Accelerated readers - 117 pages
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The compelling story of Charlie Gordon, willing victim of a strange experiment - a moron, a genius, a man in search of himself. Poignant, funny, tragic, but with a hope for the indomitable spirit of man, this unusual play tells a story you will long remember. It also offers a magnificent role.

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User Review  - DeltaQueen50 - LibraryThing

Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes was originally published as a short story in 1959 and was then fleshed out and published as a novel in 1966. It has won both a Hugo Award for Best Short Story in ... Read full review

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User Review  - LeleliaSky - LibraryThing

I read this book in high school, over 25 years ago, and I now remember why it was a classic. It is still as powerful a statement today as it was when it was originally printed in 1959! A story of a ... Read full review


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