Flowers For Algernon

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Daniel Keyes
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The classic novel about a daring experiment in human intelligence 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.

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I've gained more empathy through Charlie and I hope I can translate this into compassion for people and everything in life. It was beautiful, emotional, heartbreaking but packaged in such a matter-of-fact way. Keyes' Flowers for Algernon was ahead of its time in holding these issues up to scrutiny.