Flowers for Algernon (1978, Bantam Books) 4 stars

FLOWERS FOR ALGERNON made its first appearance as a short story which was rapidly and …

Gripping Story

5 stars

This was a great book! It is clear why it won so many awards. You know the conclusion almost immediately, but the tale is gripping and interesting enough for you to see how it gets there. Flowers for Algernon is about love, loss, and most importantly self-discovery. My only complaint is that the book is a bit slow to start with all the bad grammar but that comes with the territory. All in all recommended.