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The Midwich Cuckoos [abridged - Fast Track…

The Midwich Cuckoos [abridged - Fast Track Classics]

by Pauline Francis, John Wyndham

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Francis, Paulineprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wyndham, Johnmain authorall editionsconfirmed

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Janet and I stayed in London for the night of my birthday and drove back to Midwich on the morning of the 27th September.
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This is a retelling by Pauline Francis of The Midwich Cuckoos, not the original work by John Wyndham. They should not be combined.
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Aliens land in an isolated British village and impregnate all of the women. Nine months later strange children with glowing eyes and intense intelligence "Midwich Cuckoos, " emerge to undertake the conquest of the world.

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An ordinary English village experiences a strange and inexplicable visit that leads to all of the women in the village becoming pregnant.

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