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Cuckoos By Antony Norman
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What would happen if the veneer that society places over private and sexual matters were broken so everyone could know our thoughts and activities? What would happen if we succeeded in building a... More > computer programme that truly mimicked human thought. What would happen if a religious group succeeded in creating an improved chimera from a human and another? The answer to all these is explored in a strong action-filled story of two people in love chased by others determined to destroy them.< Less
The Cuckoo Man By Stuart Parr
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Nathaniel Blake wants to beat the system. The problem is he is part of that system, he is a Cuckoo Man. Working as a Reassignment Officer at the Midland regional offices of the Department for... More > Reassignment and Bonding, a job that he utterly despises, he is the person that relocates children to their state selected parents. Reassignment, part of the process which awards parenthood and all of its associated privileges to these chosen parents, has been commonplace for nearly eighty years within what is truly a ‘nanny state’. In a society divided into the ‘haves’ and the ‘have nots’ a Lawson Integer (LI) value is everything, the system gives you a value, a worth, and rewards you accordingly. But now Sarah Blake, wife of this Cuckoo Man, is pregnant, it is his time to suffer the anguish of reassignment. A chilling look into a future that might be as modern youth becomes ever more empowered and the society which has enabled the young to control their elders through fear and social pressure fails to act.< Less
The Cuckoo Man By Stuart Parr
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Nathaniel Blake wants to beat the system. The problem is he is part of that system, he is a Cuckoo Man. Working as a Reassignment Officer at the Midland regional offices of the Department for... More > Reassignment and Bonding, a job that he utterly despises, he is the person that relocates children to their state selected parents. Reassignment, part of the process which awards parenthood and all of its associated privileges to these chosen parents, has been commonplace for nearly eighty years within what is truly a ‘nanny state’. In a society divided into the ‘haves’ and the ‘have nots’ a Lawson Integer (LI) value is everything, the system gives you a value, a worth, and rewards you accordingly. But now Sarah Blake, wife of this Cuckoo Man, is pregnant, it is his time to suffer the anguish of reassignment. A chilling look into a future that might be as modern youth becomes ever more empowered and the society which has enabled the young to control their elders through fear and social pressure fails to act.< Less
The Cuckoo Soup By Jerusha Albury
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Small island girl Petrussia moves to a more developed island to find the man of her dreams. The island girl falls in love instantly upon arrival. There's one thing in her way, the man's wife.... More > Petrussia uses her cooking skills to lure in and capture the man of her dreams. However, this beauty by day ogre by night has a secret that can ruin her life long goal, finding her the man of her dreams.< Less
Cuckoo Christianity By Mark Groening
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This book is an honest explanation of the problems in Christianity. It is full of the author's personal stories from around the world. Cuckoo Christianity is hilarious and thought provoking!
The Cuckoo Clock By Angela Hope
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A short story about cuckoo who was very unhappy because he didn’t know how to tell the time, nobody had ever taught him.
Cuckoo Spit By Paddy O'Toohey
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Cuckoo Spit follows the lives of four close friends and their daily struggle to keep themselves occupied in the dreary little town that time forgot. Abandoned by the modern world, in a place void of... More > jobs women and opportunities, they drink and smoke their time away, outcasts in a town of nutters, dreaming of the day when their ship will come in and free them from their tedious fate. But just when it seems things can’t get any worse a Community Employment Scheme threatens to turn their world upside down, forcing them to take drastic measures to avoid having to get a job, until a plan is finally hatched that will make them all rich, once and for all. Filled with amusing and borderline insane characters, scathing dialogue, and plenty of home truths, Cuckoo Spit is a hilarious observation on the absurdities of everyday life in a small rural Irish town.< Less
The Perio Cuckoo By Dominic Cook
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The Perio Cuckoo is a supernatural thriller set in the snowy days preceding Christmas, 1899. It follows the adventure of two young children, Thomas and Elizabeth, uprooted from their little village... More > and forced to spend Christmas at the notorious Perio Hall. It is there that they unearth a dreadful secret; a mystery entwining not just themselves, but also the strange occupants of the house, the spiteful and vindictive Mrs. Covet and her strange mumbling brother, Elias. But there are others there too; watching from the cracks and within shadows, waiting for Tom and Beth to unearth the horrific past that still lingers in the mansion's walls. It is an adventure that leads them from the security of their village to the streets of London; from Perio Hall to Britain's most notorious prison. Will Tom and Beth survive the mansion's legacy, or will they fall victim to the Perio Cuckoo?< Less
The Perio Cuckoo By Dominic Cook
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The Perio Cuckoo is a supernatural thriller set in the snowy days preceding Christmas, 1899. It follows the adventure of two young children, Thomas and Elizabeth, uprooted from their little village... More > and forced to spend Christmas at the notorious Perio Hall. It is there that they unearth a dreadful secret; a mystery entwining not just themselves, but also the strange occupants of the house, the spiteful and vindictive Mrs. Covet and her strange mumbling brother, Elias. But there are others there too; watching from the cracks and within shadows, waiting for Tom and Beth to unearth the horrific past that still lingers in the mansion's walls. It is an adventure that leads them from the security of their village to the streets of London; from Perio Hall to Britain's most notorious prison. Will Tom and Beth survive the mansion's legacy, or will they fall victim to the Perio Cuckoo?< Less
Andropov's Cuckoo By Owen Jones
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Andropov’s Cuckoo A dying man recounts the story of the most amazing person he has ever met, a brilliant, Soviet linguist whom he calls Youriko. It is a tale of love, daring-do, spies and... More > danger set in Japan, Germany, Turkey, the USA, Canada and the UK, but mostly in the Soviet Union of the Seventies. Two girls, born thousands of miles apart in Kazakhstan and Japan just after World War II, meet and are like peas in a pod. They also get on like sisters and keep n touch for the rest of their lives. However, one wants to help her battle-scarred country and the other wants to leave hers for the West. They dream up a daring, dangerous plan to achieve both goals, which Andropov, the chief of the Soviet KGB, is told about. He dubs it Operation Youriko and it is set in motion, but does it have even the remotest chance of success? Andropov’s Cuckoo is based on a ‘true story’ related to the author by one of the protagonists.< Less

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