Flowers For Algernon

Flowers For Algernon : A Modern Literary Classic

Flowers For Algernon : A Modern Literary Classic

'A masterpiece of poignant brilliance . . . heartbreaking' Guardian

Charlie Gordon, a floor sweeper born with an unusually low IQ, has been chosen as the perfect subject for an experimental surgery that doctors hope will increase his intelligence - a procedure that has been highly successful when tested on a lab mouse named Algernon. All Charlie wants is to be smart and have friends, but the treatement turns him into a genius.

Then Algernon begins to fade. What will become of Charlie?

  • Format: Paperback | 256 pages
  • Dimensions: 200 x 133 x 18mm | 225g
  • Publication date: 13 Jul 2017
  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • Imprint: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • ISBN10: 1474605737
  • ISBN13: 9781474605731
  • Bestsellers rank: 1,166

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