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. Charlie Gordon is about to embark upon an unprecedented journey. Born with an unusually low IQ, he has been chosen as the pe
Author Daniel Keyes
Published Date 2007-12-01
ISBN 0547539630 9780547539638
miaparker shared a tip "Ahh, so you were somewhat of a “thespian”back in the day, huh? 😉 No wonder you love movies! I agree, It’s a great story 👍🏾"
Jackie.Davidson shared a tip "Beautiful and heartbreaking."
anna_wieland shared a tip "A sad yet very good story."
MHM shared a tip "felt so much for the main character, beautiful book that many people should read."
lou_g shared a tip "Very sad"
dan_8360 shared a tip "I remember liking this book, but I can’t remember what it was about. I was in junior high when I read it￼"
megan_story shared a tip "I relate to Charlie a little too much. :) I love this book so much."
embeckini shared a tip "Do you like crying? Great, this is the book for you."
anna_peacock shared a tip "2021"
DancingDino shared a tip "I loved it! It was a short but intriguing book."
carla_c_8983 shared a tip "The ending was to be expected, but I was not ready for it at all. Would recommend to literally anyone."
amina_qureshi shared a tip "I’ve never read something so insightful and cleaver"
jose_soriano shared a tip "Top three favorite novels of all time I highly highly recommend this"
lee_watson shared a tip "I read this book and watched the movie in high school and I’ve used it to reintroduce my mother to reading."
__jelyfish07__ shared a tip "Most heartbreaking book I've ever read. Great story telling."
nina_daniels shared a tip "Loved it. Tracked down the original short story, even better. Short story is tight and concise without losing anything."
joojibee shared a tip "So sad but so amazing"
cherry_riley shared a tip "Omg this one broke my heart!"
bridget_walker_422 shared a tip "It was ok"
emilyytibbetts shared a tip "read this book for school and read it in two days, not the best book i’ve read but not the worst"
amber_carroll shared a tip "Beautiful"
marissa_elkins shared a tip "Absolutely bittersweet but worth the read regardless."
elsa_last shared a tip "Unexpected perspective"
natalia_aguilar_5600 shared a tip "My favorite book of all time!"
yoyoitsyabro777 shared a tip "By far one of my favorite books; will stick with me forever and each time I reread it it's just as good."
ashistrashhh shared a tip "oh god, i read this in eighth grade and it ****** the entire class up. it’s a great book though and i 100% recommend it"
julie_lewis_2596 shared a tip "SOBBING"
benjamin_pape shared a tip "It is very emotionally engaging and the twist has a slow burn effect"
heather_keiffer-farr shared a tip "I appreciate this book so much more when I read it as an adult!!! ♥️"
joellesjournal shared a tip "such a beautiful but well-written book! sad ending but it was perfectly justified."
psudo_nym shared a tip "All of it."
amina_al-bahadli shared a tip "brilliant"
mechele_mihalovic shared a tip "Made me cry"
aimee_kaylor shared a tip "It's a tearjerker, but a very fast read. It will stick with you for a while afterwards.."
taylor_culver shared a tip "I honestly believe that every single human being on earth should read this .. we would all be better for it ❤️"
foreverthesickestsam shared a tip "This is my FAVORITE book, and has been since I read it nearly a decade ago."
michael_arcilla shared a tip "Not related to this book - or anything like this book at all! - but I'm currently loving Amoralman by Derek Delgaudio. 😊"
callie_bee shared a tip "Unique story, compelling and interesting, sad and true."
izzy_boss shared a tip "Beautiful book, my favourite, actually. It's such a sweet, emotional book. I relate to Charlie a lot."
rebecca_bernstein shared a tip "Literally my favorite book. Read and reread so many times and it still breaks my heart every time."
joseph_dunbar shared a tip "I read this book as an adult. It had a profound and lasting impact on me and my own empathy toward others. 10/10"
mosi_ shared a tip "I don't think I've ever read a book that made me think and feel quite so much as this one has."
michelle_bennett_3262 shared a tip "So different and intriguing."
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