He put the book down and slowly stood.
A coloring book and crayons kept her busy while they worked and talked.
This book is unusual for two reasons.
I was permitted to spend a part of each day in the Institution library, and to wander from bookcase to bookcase, and take down whatever book my fingers lighted upon.
This book is about that future and what it is going to look like—how it will be a place glorious and spectacular beyond our wildest hopes.
If my reasoning stopped there, you would probably start fishing around for the receipt for this book and read up on your bookseller's return policy.
A large green book caught her attention.
I do like to read in my book. you do love me.
If someone writes a book in one country, does another country enforce the copyright within its borders?
A good book would sometimes cost as much as a good house.
No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends.
Though the world foreseen in this book may seem far away to you, I believe it will be achieved—and once achieved, that it will grow in stability over time.
"Next Monday," he answered, not taking his eyes off the book he was reading.
This book is a call to action, not complacency.
I and teacher did go to church sunday mr. lane did read in book and talk Lady did play organ.
I'll tell you what's going on; he read about this place in a book, maybe a long time ago, and now he's dreaming about it.
She leaped from her bed, the book falling to the floor unnoticed.
The book was the size of a paperback she'd buy at an airport but had to weigh fifty pounds.
This primer was his only book, and he loved it.
She turned to go, but he stopped her with a gesture and took an uncut book from the high desk.
Lisa started for her room to get a book to read and paused in the hallway to look at a photograph again.
He recited a meticulous inventory of everything in the bedroom quarters, including the page number of a book his wife was reading as she remained in bed.
Dean returned to Bird Song mid-morning, showered, and walked the three blocks to Diversions, a combination used book store, coffee shop, and local gathering place, on Sixth Street, a half block from Main.
No book is worth reading that does not make you better or wiser.
I make the predictions in this book not to be sensational or controversial.
The title of Ralph Nader's book was right: That car was Unsafe at Any Speed, at least with the master cylinder removed.
"The third, I said the third!" cried the prince abruptly, pushing the letter away, and leaning his elbows on the table he drew toward him the exercise book containing geometrical figures.
"Well now, isn't she a fool!" shouted the prince, pushing the book aside and turning sharply away; but rising immediately, he paced up and down, lightly touched his daughter's hair and sat down again.
I'm writing this book and you're an important part of what I have to say.
The day before, she'd found quite a few treasures, to include the backpack, a flashlight, the key locker for the cars in the garage, and Jake's wallet, which happened to have a credit card, which she had secretly used to book a flight from Tucson to Virginia.
He pushed the small book around then opened it.
"But I should like to know the story which this book tells," said Alfred.
Gabriel left for the Caribbean Sanctuary, where the book possessed by a long dead Oracle was busy scribbling notes about the Present.
He strode to the lectern where the massive book was perched.
But this is merely a footnote, an asterisk in the record book of humanity.
The word kumbaya appears in this book only once, and you just saw it.
Teacher told me about kind gentleman I shall be glad to read pretty story I do read stories in my book about tigers and lions and sheep.
Vaguely she heard Cade close his book and cross the room.
She flipped through her address book, gaze settling on the Watcher's name.
He was pretending to read a book, though she suspected he'd been emplaced as her bodyguard.
They were too busy knocking on Fred's door before he'd even risen to book their reservations for Cyberville.
In fact, the book could survive for centuries, as could new perfect copies of the book, and thus the ideas could be distributed.
If my reasoning elsewhere in this book is correct, we are moving toward a future where there will be nothing but healthy, well-developed, rich countries with modern infrastructure.
I was very happy to receive pretty book and nice candy and two letters from you.
I read pretty stories in the book you sent me, about Charles and his boat, and Arthur and his dream, and Rosa and the sheep.
When she was twelve years old, she was asked what book she would take on a long railroad journey.
The book exists for us, perchance, which will explain our miracles and reveal new ones.
"He exists, but to understand Him is hard," the Mason began again, looking not at Pierre but straight before him, and turning the leaves of his book with his old hands which from excitement he could not keep still.
One thing he continually realized as he read that book: the joy, hitherto unknown to him, of believing in the possibility of attaining perfection, and in the possibility of active brotherly love among men, which Joseph Alexeevich had revealed to him.
He closed his book and placed it on the end table and rose lithely from the chair.
In the second drawer she found a check book with duplicates.
She sat on her bed, cross-legged, a book in her lap.
Han opened his book again, jaw clenched.
I couldn't find nothing on Josh without a last name, but Ed Plotke was in the phone book for six years between 1956 and 1962.
I called him Black Beauty, as I had just read the book, and he resembled his namesake in every way, from his glossy black coat to the white star on his forehead.
Miss Sullivan had never heard of "The Frost Fairies" or of the book in which it was published.
Burke's speech was more instructive than any other book on a political subject that I had ever read.
I took the book in my hands and tried to feel the letters with an intensity of longing that I can never forget.
The first book that gave me any real sense of the value of history was Swinton's "World History," which I received on my thirteenth birthday.
What was the book you sent me for my birthday?
The teachers at the Institution expressed the opinion that the description did not appear in any book in raised print in that library; but one lady, Miss Marrett, took upon herself the task of examining books of poems in ordinary type, and was rewarded by finding the following lines in one of Longfellow's minor poems, entitled 'Snowflakes':
One man proposed a book in which visitors should write their names, as at the White Mountains; but, alas!
The book was the Gospel, and the white thing with the lamp inside was a human skull with its cavities and teeth.
This silence was broken by one of the brethren, who led Pierre up to the rug and began reading to him from a manuscript book an explanation of all the figures on it: the sun, the moon, a hammer, a plumb line, a trowel, a rough stone and a squared stone, a pillar, three windows, and so on.
They admired the book very much, for they had never seen anything like it.
Now I have a mind to give this book to one of you
And every day since you showed me the book, he has given me a lesson.
But the five phenomena I chose to tackle in this book are among the great blights on humanity that I believe the Internet and technology will help solve.
Every book you read.
Every time you buy a book from Amazon, its employees use your data—information about what you did on their site in the privacy of your own home—to try to sell other people more products.
In the 1968 book The Lessons of History, Will and Ariel Durant calculated that, "In the last 3,421 years of recorded history only 268 have seen no war."
And of course the Nazis were ardent book burners themselves.
Many technological problems I don't address in this book, but I believe technology will provide solutions for those also.
At first I had only a few books in raised print--"readers" for beginners, a collection of stories for children, and a book about the earth called "Our World."
Later I read the book again in French, and I found that, in spite of the vivid word-pictures, and the wonderful mastery of language, I liked it no better.
But I love "The Jungle Book" and "Wild Animals I Have Known."
There is something impressive, awful, in the simplicity and terrible directness of the book of Esther.
He had a book of his poems in raised print from which I read "In School Days."
I did read in my book about fox and box. fox can sit in the box.
I do read stories in my book about lions and tigers and bears.
I have been reading in my book about astronomers.
I have his "Jungle-Book" in raised print, and what a splendid, refreshing book it is!
The book is Miss Keller's and is final proof of her independent power.
The ordinary embossed book is made with roman letters, both small letters and capitals.
Although Miss Sullivan is still rather amused than distressed when some one, even one of her friends, makes mistakes in published articles about her and Miss Keller, still she sees that Miss Keller's book should include all the information that the teacher could at present furnish.
I can now tell her to bring me a large book or a small plate, to go upstairs slowly, to run fast and to walk quickly.
The other night when I went to bed, I found Helen sound asleep with a big book clasped tightly in her arms.
When I asked her about it in the morning, she said, "Book--cry," and completed her meaning by shaking and other signs of fear.
I told her that the book wasn't afraid, and must sleep in its case, and that "girl" mustn't read in bed.
When the sun got round to the window where she was sitting with her book, she got up impatiently and shut the window.
I read in my book about large, fierce animals.
But I haven't time to write all the pleasant things people said--they would make a very large book, and the kind things they did for us would fill another volume.
She bends over her book with a look of intense interest, and as the forefinger of her left hand runs along the line, she spells out the words with the other hand; but often her motions are so rapid as to be unintelligible even to those accustomed to reading the swift and varied movements of her fingers.
To show how quickly she perceives and associates ideas, I will give an instance which all who have read the book will be able to appreciate.
By signs she made me understand that she wished another story, and I gave her a book containing very short stories, written in the most elementary style.
She often reads for two or three hours in succession, and then lays aside her book reluctantly.
May I read the book called the Bible?
It is not necessary that a child should understand every word in a book before he can read with pleasure and profit.
The pages of the book she reads become to her like paintings, to which her imaginative powers give life and colour.
This story, "Frost Fairies," appeared in a book written by Miss Margaret T. Canby, entitled "Birdie and his Fairy Friends."
As I had never read this story, or even heard of the book, I inquired of Helen if she knew anything about the matter, and found she did not.
This became a difficult task, as her publishers in Philadelphia had retired from business many years ago; however, it was eventually discovered that her residence is at Wilmington, Delaware, and copies of the second edition of the book, 1889, were obtained from her.
I shall love to hear of her reception of the book and how she likes the stories which are new to her.
I have scarcely any doubt that Miss Canby's little book was read to Helen, by Mrs. Hopkins, in the summer of 1888.
This book, her first mature experiment in writing, settles the question of her ability to write.
Pierre reaching the house first went into Prince Andrew's study like one quite at home, and from habit immediately lay down on the sofa, took from the shelf the first book that came to his hand (it was Caesar's Commentaries), and resting on his elbow, began reading it in the middle.
The princess bent over the exercise book on the table.
"Well, madam," he began, stooping over the book close to his daughter and placing an arm on the back of the chair on which she sat, so that she felt herself surrounded on all sides by the acrid scent of old age and tobacco, which she had known so long.
"This won't do, Princess; it won't do," said he, when Princess Mary, having taken and closed the exercise book with the next day's lesson, was about to leave: "Mathematics are most important, madam!
She put down the geometry book and eagerly broke the seal of her letter.
Read the mystical book I am sending you; it has an enormous success here.
Though there are things in it difficult for the feeble human mind to grasp, it is an admirable book which calms and elevates the soul.
He led him to the desk, raised the lid, drew out a drawer, and took out an exercise book filled with his bold, tall, close handwriting.
Next morning when the valet came into the room with his coffee, Pierre was lying asleep on the ottoman with an open book in his hand.
She did not venture to ask any questions, and shut the door again, now sitting down in her easy chair, now taking her prayer book, now kneeling before the icon stand.
Princess Mary took a book and began reading.
"No. Give me the book," said the stranger.
The servant handed him a book which Pierre took to be a devotional work, and the traveler became absorbed in it.
All at once the stranger closed the book, putting in a marker, and again, leaning with his arms on the back of the sofa, sat in his former position with his eyes shut.
Now and then his attention wandered from the book and the Square and he formed in imagination a new plan of life.
And suddenly I saw him lying like a dead body; then he gradually recovered and went with me into my study carrying a large book of sheets of drawing paper; I said, "I drew that," and he answered by bowing his head.
At dinner the conversation did not cease for a moment and seemed to consist of the contents of a book of funny anecdotes.
He pointed to his manuscript book with that air of escaping from the ills of life with which unhappy people look at their work.
On coming home, while his valets were still taking off his things, he picked up a book and began to read.
After admitting the doctor, Princess Mary sat down with a book in the drawing room near the door through which she could hear all that passed in the study.
Nicholas put down the book and looked at his wife.
She had always been a recluse at heart, often declining a social outing with her friends so that she could be alone with a book or her writing.
Julie maintained no Face Book or Twitter account, nor could Betsy locate her on any other social network sites.
She only brought one book from home.
She is the one from Surry and her name is listed as Elizabeth in the phone book but they call her Betty, or Becky or some foolish diminutive.
I flipped to the final pages of the composition book, hoping for the latest entries.
You afraid they'll toss the book at you?
A quick search of the Montrose phone book surprisingly found a listing that seemed to be what he was seeking.
She was off to the library to meet with a book club; she commented that her heart wasn't in it with Martha still missing.
You're just afraid I'll clean out your pocket book, given enough time.
After fumbling in her pocket, she found a book of matches and lit the cigarette she had stuck behind her ear.
In this book, I maintain the future will be without ignorance, disease, hunger, poverty, and war, and I support those assertions with history, data, and reason.
The libraries that existed, such as the one at Alexandria, contained reading rooms because when you read a book, you read it aloud.
This book began with the assertion that it is the optimists who get things done.
The picture-book will tell you all about many strange and wild animals.
I send you with this letter a pretty book which my teacher thinks will interest you, and my picture.
I have his "Jungle-Book" in raised print, and what a splendid, refreshing book it is!
He took the exercise book containing lessons in geometry written by himself and drew up a chair with his foot.
Giddon immediately became absorbed in a book, and Sarah worked on a sweater she was crocheting.
Lisa retrieved the book from her room and decided to go read out on the patio.
She was an open book to him and he was obsessed with the idea of reading it.
She lifted the book to replace it and he noticed the cover.
She shoved the book back into its place and gave the shelf a last swipe, curbing her tongue as she dismounted the chair.
Afterward he took a book from the shelf and retired to his room.
Cynthia closed the book and gazed out the window.
Maybe one of them is like those mushrooms you hear about that book you on a psychedelic vacation.
If Howie drops into ten or twenty minutes of anyone's life, chance are all he sees is them picking their nose, reading a book or working.
I even got a book out of the library.
One woman want's to write a book about it, but frankly, so might I one day.
She selected the address book on the phone.
He flipped through the address book in his phone and dialed the Watcher.
It was hunched over a book large enough to cover half the black stone desk at which it sat.
The small book it hefted made its stooped posture almost double over.
He pushed her a book and opened it.
A diet book was conspicuously in place on the kitchen counter.
Each book was written with a pen or a brush.
One day when they were with their mother, she showed them a wonderful book that some rich friend had given her.
I shall prize the little book always, not only for its own value; but because of its associations with you.
She leafed through the book, looking for a clue.
The mother sat down in the shade of a tree and began to read in a new book which she had bought the day before.
I already have the seventh and eighth books of the "Aeneid" and one book of the "Iliad," all of which is most fortunate, as I have come almost to the end of my embossed text-books.
The large table covered with books and plans, the tall glass-fronted bookcases with keys in the locks, the high desk for writing while standing up, on which lay an open exercise book, and the lathe with tools laid ready to hand and shavings scattered around--all indicated continuous, varied, and orderly activity.
He had in his hand a French book which he closed as Prince Andrew entered, marking the place with a knife.
He kept asking them to get him the book and put it under him.
Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
She glanced at the book in her lap.
The book I was holding.
Molly was seated in our living room, reading a book when I arrived.
In a wonderful book, called "The Arabian Nights," there are many interesting stories about him.
As soon as anyone entered she got up quickly, changed her position and expression, and picked up a book or some sewing, evidently waiting impatiently for the intruder to go.
"A diary, Nicholas," she replied, handing him a blue exercise book filled with her firm, bold writing.
"For instance, he is collecting a library and has made it a rule not to buy a new book till he has read what he had already bought--Sismondi and Rousseau and Montesquieu," he added with a smile.
She removed the book from the shelf and opened it to the dedication page.
"Mother," he said, "will you let me see that beautiful book again?"
Throughout this book, I've insisted the way to know the future is by studying the past.
Wood was stacked beside it, and she turned the book sitting on the coffee table into newspaper to burn.
"Couldn't one get a book?" he asked.