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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Review

Book: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Author: Ken Kesey
Year: 1962
Bookhad Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

He knows that you have to laugh at the things that hurt you just to keep yourself in balance, just to keep the world from running you plumb crazy.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest is a book which needs no introduction. Quite simply, it is a modern day classic, a book which people tend to have an awareness of, even if they have not read the book or watched the film. 1,152 more words

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