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Flowers for Algernon

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English
Lexile measure:
910L
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ISBN:
9780156030083
9780547539638
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.8, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
910L
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Novelist Primary ISBN9780151315109

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Winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards, the powerful, classic story about a man who receives an operation that turns him into a genius...and introduces him to heartache.

Charlie Gordon is about to embark upon an unprecedented journey. Born with an unusually low IQ, he has been chosen as the perfect subject for an experimental surgery that researchers hope will increase his intelligence-a procedure that has already been highly successful when tested on a lab mouse named Algernon.
As the treatment takes effect, Charlie's intelligence expands until it surpasses that of the doctors who engineered his metamorphosis. The experiment appears to be a scientific breakthrough of paramount importance, until Algernon suddenly deteriorates. Will the same happen to Charlie?

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subject_facetBrain -- Surgery -- Fiction
Gifted persons -- Fiction
People with mental disabilities -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
Science fiction
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title_fullFlowers for Algernon
Flowers for Algernon / Daniel Keyes
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Gifted persons
People with mental disabilities
Science Fiction
Surgery
Young Adult Fiction