Carrying a chair from the kitchen, she stretched to dust the top shelf of one of the bookcases beside the fireplace.
She removed the book from the shelf and opened it to the dedication page.
She shoved the book back into its place and gave the shelf a last swipe, curbing her tongue as she dismounted the chair.
Next Megan took her to what looked like a large drug store, where she plucked a few items from a shelf filled with top of the line skincare products.
Only then did she venture closer to where they.d been and snag a small box smoothly from the shelf, pushing it under everything else to the bottom of the bag.
"It sounds as if you're in luck again," Cynthia said as she pulled her step stool across the kitchen floor so she could reach the shelf and retrieve the breakfast dishes.
Above each shelf, a hinged, Plexiglas cover kept dust off the shoes.
The heavy bowl made an uncontrolled dive off the shelf into her hand, flipping before she caught it with the other.
He followed the sounds and peered through one shelf into the aisle on the other side.
Brady cursed and darted around the shelf, sprinting after the kid.
He placed the cheese on the shelf and lifted his brows.
Clara took a can from the shelf and handed it to him.
This was where man had made his first medicines - not from dried herbs on a store shelf, but from the forest itself.
Megan dropped the twine on a shelf beside the door and stepped outside to welcome Clara.
Ashley's clothing was neatly folded on a shelf and her socks tucked into her shoes.
Each shelf was labeled, the books alphabetized by shelf and each one perfectly perched on the edge.
The continental plateau might for purposes of detailed study be divided into the continental shelf from - 660 ft.
Around the coast there is a raised shelf of limestone which was undoubtedly a coral reef.
This shelf was chosen in 1909 as the site of the public offices of the Union.
Here, on a broad shelf, were several card-board boxes of various sizes, each tied with cotton cord.
On the shelf I arranged the words, is, in, wardrobe.
Then she carried the doll upstairs and put it on the top shelf of the wardrobe, and she has not touched it since.
His Dialogues, which contain what was immortal in him, lie on the next shelf, and yet I never read them.
I have been surprised to detect encircling the pond, even where a thick wood has just been cut down on the shore, a narrow shelf-like path in the steep hillside, alternately rising and falling, approaching and receding from the water's edge, as old probably as the race of man here, worn by the feet of aboriginal hunters, and still from time to time unwittingly trodden by the present occupants of the land.
I had in my cellar a firkin of potatoes, about two quarts of peas with the weevil in them, and on my shelf a little rice, a jug of molasses, and of rye and Indian meal a peck each.
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.