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    • ISBN:9781474605731
    • Publication date:13 Jul 2017
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Flowers For Algernon

By Daniel Keyes

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Classic novel of a daring experiment in human intelligence.
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Daniel Keyes (1927-2014)
Born in 1927 Daniel Keyes joined the US merchant marine aged 17. He won the Hugo for the short story that Flowers for Algernon was based on and the Nebula for the novel itself. He has a masters degree in English and American literature and is a Professor of English and Creative writing. He died in June, 2014.

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  • ISBN: 9781857989380
  • Publication date: 13 Jan 2000
  • Page count: 224
  • Imprint: Gateway
This is one of the greats: a story and a central character that have stayed with me for thirty years, from the first moment I picked it up — Conn Iggulden
A masterpiece of poignant brilliance . . . heartbreaking, and utterly, completely brilliant — Guardian
A timeless tearjerker — Independent
Excellent . . . extremely moving — The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction
Unflinchingly honest . . . it will make you reflect on your own life . . . and completely and utterly break your heart — Guardian Online
A narrative tour de force, very moving, beautiful and remorseless in its simple logic — Science Fiction, 100 Best Novels
Strikingly original — Publishers Weekly
A tale that is convincing, suspectful and touching — New York Times
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