Daniel Keyes was born in New York City and graduated from Brooklyn College. His award-winning novel Flowers for Algernon is studied in high schools and colleges across the country. Keyes died in 2014.
"A shocker that will rivet even the casual reader."--Flora Rheta Schreiber, author of Sibyl "A fascinating work."--Los Angeles Times "An absorbing, often heart-rending exploration of the human mind."--Cosmopolitan