Flowers for Algernon

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.

Author: Daniel Keyes

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547539638

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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Oscar-winning film Charly starring Cliff Robertson and Claire Bloom-a mentally challenged man receives an operation that turns him into a genius...and introduces him to heartache.

Flowers for Algernon

The compelling story of Charlie Gordon, willing victim of a strange experiment - a moron, a genius, a man in search of himself.

Author: David Rogers

Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

ISBN: 9780871295378

Category: Accelerated readers

Page: 117

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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.

The Play of Daniel Keyes Flowers for Algernon

The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions.

Author: Bert Coules

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435232931

Category: English drama

Page: 90

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This is a powerful dramatisation of Daniel Keyes's perceptive and sad novel. Charlie is a retarded adult who desperately wants to be able to read and write. He undergoes a brain operation which increases his intelligence. Yet such an operation begs many questions--can Charlie's emotional development keep pace with the intellectual? How do the psychiatrists and psychologists view Charlie--as a man or as the subject of an experiment like the mouse, Algernon? And the biggest question of all--will the operation be successful?

Flowers for Algernon 101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know

Did you know Charlie's final wish is for someone to put flowers on Algernon's grave located in the backyard of his apartment and this is where the title of the book came from?

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Did you know Charlie's final wish is for someone to put flowers on Algernon's grave located in the backyard of his apartment and this is where the title of the book came from? Or did you know the idea for the story started in 1945, when Keyes had a conflict with his parents, who wanted him to pursue a medical career instead of the writing career he wanted? What are the amazingly true facts behind Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes? Do you want to know the golden nuggets of facts readers love? If you've enjoyed the book, then this will be a must read delight for you! Collected for readers everywhere are 101 book facts about the book & author that are fun, down-to-earth, and amazingly true to keep you laughing and learning as you read through the book! Tips & Tricks to Enhance Reading Experience • Enter "G Whiz" after your favorite title to see if publication exists! ie) Harry Potter G Whiz • Enter "G Whiz 101" to search for entire catalogue! • If not found, request to have your choice created by using form on our website! • Combine your favorite titles to receive bundle coupons! • And, write a review when you're done to hop on the list of contributors! “Get ready for fun, down-to-earth, and amazingly true facts that keeps you learning as you read through the book” - G Whiz DISCLAIMER: Although the Author and Publisher strived to be accurate and verify all contributions by readers, due to the nature of research this publication should not be deemed as an authoritative source and no content should be used for citation purposes. All facts come with source URLS for further reading. This publication is meant for entertainment purposes to provide the best collection of facts possible. Refined and tested for quality, we provide a 100% satisfaction guarantee or your money back.

Flowers for Algernon

Author: Terry R. Gadd

Publisher: On The Mark Press

ISBN: 155035535X

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Page: 62

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Flowers for Algernon Student Packet

Activities to be used in the classroom to accompany the reading of Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes.

Author: Gloria Levine

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781561374090

Category: Books and reading

Page: 36

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Activities to be used in the classroom to accompany the reading of Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes.

Flowers for Algernon

Teacher's guide and student worksheets for use in studying the novel.

Author: Dr. Thelma Devoe

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Teacher's guide and student worksheets for use in studying the novel.

A Study Guide for Daniel Keyes s Flowers for Algernon

A Study Guide for Daniel Keyes's "Flowers for Algernon," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1410335828

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 15

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A Study Guide for Daniel Keyes's "Flowers for Algernon," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Flowers for Algernon Lit Link Gr 7 8

Static and Dynamic Characters - A Conclusion: Flowers for Algernon is
essentially a novel about the changes and development which occur in one
character, Charlie Gordon, as he undergoes an experiment to change his
intelligence. Thus ...

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ISBN: 1770721983

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Understanding Flowers For Algernon JN

Discusses the young adult book "Flowers for Algernon" by Daniel Keyes, including the author's life, the science fiction genre, and the book's plot, characters, and themes.

Author: Patrice Cassedy

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Category: People with mental disabilities in literature

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Discusses the young adult book "Flowers for Algernon" by Daniel Keyes, including the author's life, the science fiction genre, and the book's plot, characters, and themes.

Flowers for Algernon

Flowers for Algernon” is a story of a developmentally disabled man who
undergoes an experimental procedure which has the effect of tripling his IQ. This
short story achieved huge popularity and acclaim; it even earned Keyes an
enormous ...

Author: BookCaps Study Guides Staff

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 162107000X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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The perfect companion to Daniel Keyes’s "Flowers for Algernon," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.

CliffsNotes on Keyes Flowers For Algernon

Describing Algernon as "a pleasant companion," Charlie wants to teach him
some complex maze variations, using some motivation other than food. Charlie
looks forward to the time as a chance to rediscover his past, "to find out who and
what ...

Author: Janet Clark

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544181549

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 66

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Flowers For Algernon made its first appearance as a short story which was rapidly and widely anthologized, and translated internationally. It received further acclaim as a moderated television drama, and as a motional picture production. Now, full bodied and richly-peopled, Flowers For Algernon is the daring novel of a starling human experiment!

Flowers for Algernon

Here's a whole manual full of puzzles, games, and worksheets related to the novel!

Author: William T. Collins

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781602493209

Category: Education

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Here's a whole manual full of puzzles, games, and worksheets related to the novel! It includes: 1 unit word list & clues, 4 unit fill in the blank worksheets, 4 unit multiple choice worksheets, 4 unit magic squares, 4 unit word searches, 4 unit crosswords, 32 unit bingo cards, 1 vocabulary word list & definitions, 4 vocab fill in the blank worksheets, 4 vocab matching worksheets, 4 vocab magic squares worksheets, 4 vocab word searches, 4 vocab crosswords, 4 vocab juggle letter review worksheets, 1 master set of vocab flash cards, 32 vocab bingo cards, and answer keys to all worksheets & puzzles. Unit words are character names, symbols, places, etc. Vocabulary words are chosen from the book and are the same words used in the LitPlan Teacher Pack. Great for review, reinforcement, substitute teachers, & more!

Summary of Flowers for Algernon Trivia Quiz for Fans

Summary of Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes: Trivia/Quiz for Fans Features You'll Discover Inside: - A comprehensive guide to aid in discussion and discovery - 30 multiple choice questions on the book, plots, characters, and author - ...

Author: Whizbooks

Publisher: Blurb

ISBN: 9780464769408

Category: Reference

Page: 124

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Summary of Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes: Trivia/Quiz for Fans Features You'll Discover Inside: - A comprehensive guide to aid in discussion and discovery - 30 multiple choice questions on the book, plots, characters, and author - Insightful resource for teachers, groups, or individuals - Keep track of scores with results to determine "fan status" - Share with other book fans and readers for mutual enjoyment Disclaimer: This is an unofficial summary, analysis and trivia book to enhance a reader's experience to books they already love and appreciate. We encourage our readers to purchase the original book first before downloading this companion book for your enjoyment.

Flowers for Algernon

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Author: Patrice Cassedy

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ISBN: 9781560067849

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

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Discusses the young adult book "Flowers for Algernon" by Daniel Keyes, including the author's life, the science fiction genre, and the book's plot, characters, and themes.

Flowers for Algernon Funny Design Notebook

notebook and journal - 120 Pages 6" x 9" inch with amazing graphic cover

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notebook and journal - 120 Pages 6" x 9" inch with amazing graphic cover

Ready Reference Treatise Flowers for Algernon

The story was the winner of the Hugo Award for Best Sort Story in the year 1960. The novel was equally admired and it was the joint winner of Nebula Award for Best Novel in the year 1966. Algernon happens to be a laboratory mouse.

Author: Raja Sharma

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1312680628

Category: Fiction

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“Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel Keyes was first written as a short story in the year 1958, but the author expanded it and wrote the complete novel in the year 1966. The short story version was first published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. The story was the winner of the Hugo Award for Best Sort Story in the year 1960. The novel was equally admired and it was the joint winner of Nebula Award for Best Novel in the year 1966. Algernon happens to be a laboratory mouse. A surgical operation is performed on that mouse to increase his intelligence by artificial methods. Ready Reference Treatise: Flowers for Algernon Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Summary of the Story Version Chapter Three: Plot Summary of the Novel Version Chapter Four: Background and Writing Style Chapter Five: Complete Summary Chapter Six: Critical Analysis

Flowers for Algernon Multiple Critical Perspectives

Probe the depth and richness of your favorite titles and usher your students into an understanding of what really made us want to teach literature in the first place.

Author: Daniel Keyes

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ISBN: 9781935467960

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Probe the depth and richness of your favorite titles and usher your students into an understanding of what really made us want to teach literature in the first place. Each guide offers clear and concise explanations of three different critical perspectives.

Flowers for Algernon Downloadable Multiple Critical Perspectives

Probe the depth and richness of your favorite titles and usher your students into an understanding of what really made us want to teach literature in the first place.

Author: Daniel Keyes

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ISBN: 9781935467977

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Probe the depth and richness of your favorite titles and usher your students into an understanding of what really made us want to teach literature in the first place. Each guide offers clear and concise explanations of three different critical perspectives.

Algernon Charlie and I

Now, in Algernon, Charlie, and I, Keyes reveals his methods of creating fiction as well as the heartbreaks and joys of being published.

Author: Daniel Keyes

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547564082

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 228

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In Flowers for Algernon, Daniel Keyes created an unlikely duo-a laboratory mouse and a man-who captured the hearts of millions of readers around the world. Now, in Algernon, Charlie, and I, Keyes reveals his methods of creating fiction as well as the heartbreaks and joys of being published. With admirable insight he shares with readers, writers, teachers, and students the creative life behind his classic novel, included here in its original short-story form. All those who love stories, storytelling, and the remarkable characters of Charlie and Algernon will delight in accompanying their creator on this inspirational voyage of discovery.