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 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

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Author Daniel Keyes

Pages 336

Publisher HarperCollins

Published Date 2007-12-01

ISBN 0547539630 9780547539638

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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 👍🏾"

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Jackie.Davidson shared a tip "Beautiful and heartbreaking."

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anna_wieland shared a tip "A sad yet very good story."

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MHM shared a tip "felt so much for the main character, beautiful book that many people should read."

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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"

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megan_story shared a tip "I relate to Charlie a little too much. :) I love this book so much."

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embeckini shared a tip "Do you like crying? Great, this is the book for you."

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anna_peacock shared a tip "2021"

linda_sherrin shared a tip "Loved the movie! It is different from the book... loved both!"

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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."

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amina_qureshi shared a tip "I’ve never read something so insightful and cleaver"

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jose_soriano shared a tip "Top three favorite novels of all time I highly highly recommend this"

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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."

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__jelyfish07__ shared a tip "Most heartbreaking book I've ever read. Great story telling."

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nina_daniels shared a tip "Loved it. Tracked down the original short story, even better. Short story is tight and concise without losing anything."

sadie_c_8245 shared a tip "I appreciate your appreciation of this book!"

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joojibee shared a tip "So sad but so amazing"

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cherry_riley shared a tip "Omg this one broke my heart!"

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bridget_walker_422 shared a tip "It was ok"

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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"

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amber_carroll shared a tip "Beautiful"

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marissa_elkins shared a tip "Absolutely bittersweet but worth the read regardless."

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elsa_last shared a tip "Unexpected perspective"

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natalia_aguilar_5600 shared a tip "My favorite book of all time!"

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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."

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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"

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julie_lewis_2596 shared a tip "SOBBING"

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benjamin_pape shared a tip "It is very emotionally engaging and the twist has a slow burn effect"

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heather_keiffer-farr shared a tip "I appreciate this book so much more when I read it as an adult!!! ♥️"

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joellesjournal shared a tip "such a beautiful but well-written book! sad ending but it was perfectly justified."

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psudo_nym shared a tip "All of it."

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amina_al-bahadli shared a tip "brilliant"

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mechele_mihalovic shared a tip "Made me cry"

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aimee_kaylor shared a tip "It's a tearjerker, but a very fast read. It will stick with you for a while afterwards.."

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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 ❤️"

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foreverthesickestsam shared a tip "This is my FAVORITE book, and has been since I read it nearly a decade ago."

georgia_mae shared a tip "this book was amazing! i laughed and cried!"

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. 😊"

lulu_joven shared a tip "This is one of my favorite books ever"

sabrina_duprey shared a tip "I’m currently reading the sequel to Want by Cindy Pon. Both great!"

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callie_bee shared a tip "Unique story, compelling and interesting, sad and true."

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izzy_boss shared a tip "Beautiful book, my favourite, actually. It's such a sweet, emotional book. I relate to Charlie a lot."

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rebecca_bernstein shared a tip "Literally my favorite book. Read and reread so many times and it still breaks my heart every time."

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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"

halle_dileva shared a tip "Absolutely!😊"

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."

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michelle_bennett_3262 shared a tip "So different and intriguing."

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