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Flowers For Algernon

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Appears on 5 lists in total.
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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.

  • Author: Daniel Keyes
  • Book Awards

    Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Hugo

  • Book Award Years
    1967 Hugo Nominated: Flowers for Algernon
    1966 Nebula Nominated: Flowers for Algernon

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