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The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling) (Mulholland Books, 2013, 455 pages) I’m beyond late picking up The Cuckoo’s Calling but I’m glad I finally did. I really enjoyed the book, it kept me engaged and guessing throughout. Cormoran Strike is a private detective in London and he’s recently been tasked with investigating the supposed… Continue reading The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith

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The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling) (Mulholland Books, 2013, 455 pages) The Cuckoo’s Calling is a novel about a down-and-out private investigator named Cormoran Strike who is hired to investigate the apparent suicide of supermodel, Lula Landry. The plot has already been clearly explained on SCC Library Reads by two of my colleagues… Continue reading The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith

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The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith (J. K. Rowling)

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J. K. Rowling) (Mulholland Books, 2013, 455 pages) Cormoran Strike is a private investigator down on his luck. He just broke things off again with his fiancée and is living in his office that he is about to lose due to his lack of client income. But when the… Continue reading The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith (J. K. Rowling)

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The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J. K. Rowling) (Mulholland Books, 2013, 464 pages) Cormoran Strike is a detective that combines the grittiness and street smarts of the hardboiled American P. I. with the intellect and breadth of knowledge that characterizes English detective fiction. Think Philip Marlowe meets Inspector Morse. Strike is a down-and-out ex-military… Continue reading The Cuckoo’s Calling | by Robert Galbraith