A coloring book and crayons kept her busy while they worked and talked.
He put the book down and slowly stood.
This book is unusual for two reasons.
I do like to read in my book. you do love me.
A large green book caught her attention.
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.
A good book would sometimes cost as much as a good house.
This book is a call to action, not complacency.
If someone writes a book in one country, does another country enforce the copyright within its borders?
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.
"Next Monday," he answered, not taking his eyes off the book he was reading.
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.
This primer was his only book, and he loved it.
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.
I and teacher did go to church sunday mr. lane did read in book and talk Lady did play organ.
The book was the size of a paperback she'd buy at an airport but had to weigh fifty pounds.
The book was the size of a paperback she'd buy at an airport but had to weigh fifty pounds.
I make the predictions in this book not to be sensational or controversial.
She turned to go, but he stopped her with a gesture and took an uncut book from the high desk.
She leaped from her bed, the book falling to the floor unnoticed.
"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.
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.
She glanced at the book in her lap.
Han opened his book again, jaw clenched.
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.
The title of Ralph Nader's book was right: That car was Unsafe at Any Speed, at least with the master cylinder removed.
"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.
At dinner the conversation did not cease for a moment and seemed to consist of the contents of a book of funny anecdotes.
Nicholas put down the book and looked at his wife.
Every book you read.
He pushed the small book around then opened it.
Read the mystical book I am sending you; it has an enormous success here.
The book exists for us, perchance, which will explain our miracles and reveal new ones.
He was pretending to read a book, though she suspected he'd been emplaced as her bodyguard.
Cynthia closed the book and gazed out the window.
He pointed to his manuscript book with that air of escaping from the ills of life with which unhappy people look at their work.
She selected the address book on the phone.
Now I have a mind to give this book to one of you
The libraries that existed, such as the one at Alexandria, contained reading rooms because when you read a book, you read it aloud.
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.
I was very happy to receive pretty book and nice candy and two letters from you.
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.
No book is worth reading that does not make you better or wiser.
"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.
She sat on her bed, cross-legged, a book in her lap.
Lisa started for her room to get a book to read and paused in the hallway to look at a photograph again.
"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 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.
On coming home, while his valets were still taking off his things, he picked up a book and began to read.
He pushed her a book and opened it.
Gabriel left for the Caribbean Sanctuary, where the book possessed by a long dead Oracle was busy scribbling notes about the Present.
Gabriel left for the Caribbean Sanctuary, where the book possessed by a long dead Oracle was busy scribbling notes about the Present.
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':
Walk-ins are welcome, or reservations can be made to book a banquet.
One man proposed a book in which visitors should write their names, as at the White Mountains; but, alas!
In the second drawer she found a check book with duplicates.
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.
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.
"But I should like to know the story which this book tells," said Alfred.
Wood was stacked beside it, and she turned the book sitting on the coffee table into newspaper to burn.
He strode to the lectern where the massive book was perched.
I flipped to the final pages of the composition book, hoping for the latest entries.
The princess bent over the exercise book on the table.
But this is merely a footnote, an asterisk in the record book of humanity.
Burke's speech was more instructive than any other book on a political subject that I had ever read.
Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
I'm writing this book and you're an important part of what I have to say.
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.
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.
She put down the geometry book and eagerly broke the seal of her letter.
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.
You afraid they'll toss the book at 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.
But I love "The Jungle Book" and "Wild Animals I Have Known."
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.
What was the book you sent me for my birthday?
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.
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.
The word kumbaya appears in this book only once, and you just saw it.
She flipped through her address book, gaze settling on the Watcher's name.
It is not necessary that a child should understand every word in a book before he can read with pleasure and profit.
She often reads for two or three hours in succession, and then lays aside her book reluctantly.
Lisa retrieved the book from her room and decided to go read out on the patio.
I took the book in my hands and tried to feel the letters with an intensity of longing that I can never forget.
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.
I did read in my book about fox and box. fox can sit in the box.
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.
A quick search of the Montrose phone book surprisingly found a listing that seemed to be what he was seeking.
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.
Vaguely she heard Cade close his book and cross the room.
She only brought one book from home.
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.
Now and then his attention wandered from the book and the Square and he formed in imagination a new plan of life.
The ordinary embossed book is made with roman letters, both small letters and capitals.
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.
I have been reading in my book about astronomers.
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.
"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.
They were too busy knocking on Fred's door before he'd even risen to book their reservations for Cyberville.
Each book was written with a pen or a brush.
They admired the book very much, for they had never seen anything like it.
And every day since you showed me the book, he has given me a lesson.
Miss Sullivan had never heard of "The Frost Fairies" or of the book in which it was published.
He flipped through the address book in his phone and dialed the Watcher.
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.
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.
There is something impressive, awful, in the simplicity and terrible directness of the book of Esther.
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.
In fact, the book could survive for centuries, as could new perfect copies of the book, and thus the ideas could be distributed.
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."
Many technological problems I don't address in this book, but I believe technology will provide solutions for those also.
This book began with the assertion that it is the optimists who get things done.
He had a book of his poems in raised print from which I read "In School Days."
She lifted the book to replace it and he noticed the cover.
Afterward he took a book from the shelf and retired to his room.
The small book it hefted made its stooped posture almost double over.
He closed his book and placed it on the end table and rose lithely from the chair.
"Mother," he said, "will you let me see that beautiful book again?"
The other night when I went to bed, I found Helen sound asleep with a big book clasped tightly in her arms.
The book I was holding.
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.
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.
When I asked her about it in the morning, she said, "Book--cry," and completed her meaning by shaking and other signs of fear.
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.
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.
Giddon immediately became absorbed in a book, and Sarah worked on a sweater she was crocheting.
After fumbling in her pocket, she found a book of matches and lit the cigarette she had stuck behind her ear.
I do read stories in my book about lions and tigers and bears.
This book, her first mature experiment in writing, settles the question of her ability to write.
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.
Molly was seated in our living room, reading a book when I arrived.
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.
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.
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.
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."
"No. Give me the book," said the stranger.
Julie maintained no Face Book or Twitter account, nor could Betsy locate her on any other social network sites.
It was hunched over a book large enough to cover half the black stone desk at which it sat.
A diet book was conspicuously in place on the kitchen counter.
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.
I told her that the book wasn't afraid, and must sleep in its case, and that "girl" mustn't read in bed.
May I read the book called the Bible?
The book was the Gospel, and the white thing with the lamp inside was a human skull with its cavities and teeth.
He kept asking them to get him the book and put it under him.
She was an open book to him and he was obsessed with the idea of reading it.
She shoved the book back into its place and gave the shelf a last swipe, curbing her tongue as she dismounted the chair.
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.
When she was twelve years old, she was asked what book she would take on a long railroad journey.
She removed the book from the shelf and opened it to the dedication page.
The pages of the book she reads become to her like paintings, to which her imaginative powers give life and colour.
If you want to see a specific character, it is advisable to book according to your favorite cartoons.
In the evening, sit by the fireplace with a book, sip coffee with friends and family or sit back in your room to enjoy the comfortable amenities.
You can book the restaurant for banquets and private parties.
The book is Miss Keller's and is final proof of her independent power.
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.
When the sun got round to the window where she was sitting with her book, she got up impatiently and shut the window.
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.
I send you with this letter a pretty book which my teacher thinks will interest you, and my picture.
I read in my book about large, fierce animals.
This story, "Frost Fairies," appeared in a book written by Miss Margaret T. Canby, entitled "Birdie and his Fairy Friends."
Maybe one of them is like those mushrooms you hear about that book you on a psychedelic vacation.
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.
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.
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 took the exercise book containing lessons in geometry written by himself and drew up a chair with his foot.
Throughout this book, I've insisted the way to know the future is by studying the past.
I have his "Jungle-Book" in raised print, and what a splendid, refreshing book it is!
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 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.
You're just afraid I'll clean out your pocket book, given enough time.
She leafed through the book, looking for a clue.
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.
"Couldn't one get a book?" he asked.
He lowered the book.
"No," he said, lifting his book.
Are you writing a book?
In her room, she stared blankly at her book.
That quiet walk home was her chance to relax - that and a good book.
Once she was certain Cade and his guests were comfortable, she retreated to her room with a book.
After supper he went to his room with a book.
I'm not doing this for the five hundred dollars or getting in your book.
Jackson flipped pages in his note book.
The old man woke with a start as the woman smiled and set aside her book.
In my excitement, I dropped the composition book.
Han asked, lowering his book.
It said then concentrated on holding onto the book.
The two of them toppled to the floor with the book.
Zamon nodded once, attention on the book.
He frowned at her then touched the book.
Before leaving the Beaumont, he looked at the recently published Ouray phone book.
He tapped the lectern on which the Oracle was busy writing in her book.
Pushing himself away from the book that would reveal nothing he sought, he went to the small, square window overlooking the stone structure of the Sanctuary.
Even the book was shutting him out.
He motioned to the Oracle's book.
Stepping into the room, he took the book from a limp hand and placed it quietly on the night stand.
He searched her face, reading it like a book.
Later that evening, Carmen was reading a book to Destiny and Jonathan was sprawled out on the window seat, reading a book about horses.
Jonathan gave him no argument, but he took the book with him.
I've got the check book.
Sometimes she brought a book and read to him, but most of the time she talked about the children, relatives and the animals.
Carmen sat down beside his bed and pulled out the horse book she had been reading to him.
He glanced up from the book he was reading and followed her gaze to the picture in her hand.
Her steady gaze brought a smile to his lips and he set the book aside.
The room of the Sanctuary where he materialized consisted of nothing more than a lectern holding a massive book possessed by a long-dead Oracle.
Sitting down with a book, she propped her feet up on the table and relaxed, calmed by the sounds of the ocean and the warm sun.
He flipped backwards in the book to the portion that no longer changed.
After all we've been through together the past few years, you should've been an open book.
There were six students around five-years-old and an older boy on the verge of puberty sitting around a beautiful blond, who was reading a book out loud.
Someone brought her a colorful picture book.
What kind of children's book is this?
Hannah accepted the book and juice box.
Gabriel turned the pages of the Oracle's book, watching as words scribbled themselves across the parchment, updating a chain of events that changed with every decision made by the Council That Was Seven.
Only the long-dead Oracle possessing the book and the deities could see the Past, Present, and Future.
Words leapt from the pages to form hologram-like images dancing over the book.
"I know," he said, and turned the page in the book to continue watching Rhyn.
Death smiled serenely and placed her small hand on the book.
Her human form was tiny enough that the Oracle's book reached her shoulder level.
Death closed the book and looked up at him.
She slid the Oracle's book carefully into a satchel and replaced it inside the altar before placing the hourglass in front of him.
Rhyn heard him place the book on the ground beside him.
Rhyn lifted the book.
Four stops later, she rose and tucked the book away, wading through the throngs of people to the door as the train slowed.
I'll book you a flight.
"Brought you another book," the death dealer said, handing it to him.
Rhyn accepted the book, glanced at it, and flung it into the ocean.
They stood in silence, watching the waves fling the book around before sinking it.
The heavy Caribbean air rustled the pages of the Oracle's book.
She whirled away and crossed to the Oracle's book, closing it after his failed attempt to see Rhyn's fate.
Rhyn looked up from the book.
He dropped the book, anger rising.
Relieved, she focused on the blue skies, yellow suns, and thick emerald grass that reminded her of pictures from a tour book of Ireland.
She waved her band in front of the access pad to her room and entered, crossing to grab her sketch book.
He took the sketch pad she handed him and awkwardly pushed the pages around, unaccustomed to a book.
She took the book from him and carefully pulled the page free.
If she's so rich, why did she only book one room for herself and the boy?
Neither. It must be some movie I saw on TV or a book I read a long time ago.
Then he added magnanimously, "I'm donating the school book and ink bottle to the museum, seeing as Miss Worthington helped in locating the buyers and all."
Dean studied the book.
He compared the letters in the book to those on the hems of the garments.
"I'm no expert, but I'd say the writing is the same hand, wouldn't you?" he said, holding the book next to the lettering.
Why would a minister's wife have a code book?
Why does anyone have a code book?
Any luck with your Wonder Woman code book?
How are you coming on the secret code book?
My last book was over two-hundred thousand words!
So this isn't your first book?
"My brother is writing a book about Annie's life and her sacrifices," Claire said.
Edward is saying the book is 'based on the life of Annie Quincy Martin' just so he can take some liberties with the inconsequential details that have been lost in time.
"That book of your brother's ought to be a big seller here in Ouray," Fred said.
It's part of their permanent collection and I wasn't supposed to even take it out, but I'm sure if you explain about the book your brother is writing, they'll let you make a copy of it.
These were the first three characters used on the first page of the notebook and the combination appeared with regularity throughout the book.
And what about the book the Quincy brother is writing?
It don't look like either one needs the other's check book.
Are you going to translate the rest of the book?
I mean, we're buying her book like a best seller, chapter and verse.
Shipton is a son of a bitch in anyone's book.
He reached for the phone book.
Remember, she said her brother was writing a book about the family.
"Hey, it was your suggestion to her to make Shipton the villain in her book," Fred said.
My brother's book will give her the credit she so richly deserves.
He was a married minister, preaching the good book on Sunday and raising a family all week.
He hadn't set eyes on the man since he'd decked him in front of his inn and that was fine in his book.
Dean picked up the hall phone, and resting the phone book on his lap began calling lodging establishments.
Tonight, I'm going to curl up with a book and wait for Connor to call.
Nothing, I'm going to take a bath then start my book.
She dropped her book and laughed.
And where was that book?
Carmen flipped through the book to the part on kidding problems and scanned down the directions.
She retrieved the book from the floor, along with all the other supplies.
Alex was lounging on the couch, reading a book when she entered the house.
He laughed and tossed the book on the couch.
She closed the book.
She handed him the book and he followed her into the barn, flipping through the pages.
Alex tossed the book aside and stretched out beside her, following her gaze through the door.
Are the words so difficult to say or does your rule book say it's something perverted.
The story book kind.
She focused on the dim light of her microcomputer acting as a page marker in the antique book on her nightstand.
I can't talk to you directly, or I am obligated to take you with me, Death's words appeared in the book.
He motioned to the book.
The feeling of the angel's soft, cold hand in his own reminded Rhyn of the first thing he'd touched in Hell that hadn't been stone. Gabriel had brought him a book with a worn, leather-like cover, and he'd lost himself dwelling on the sensation of buttery leather under his fingertips after the hazy nightmare that had been his existence in Hell.
The full demon dropped the book in his hands and lurched to his feet.
Dean dutifully paused a few moments until Fred took off his glasses, slammed down the book on a table and said with a broad smile, I knew it!
Adamson tossed the book at the little twerp!
We're not looking for stuff we can read in the phone book or the newspaper.
There's no listing in the Scranton phone book for this guy either!
He was resigned to quietly reading a book until Mrs. Porter the housekeeper showed up a day early, accommodating a family wedding, and Dean's peace began competing with the sounds of a vacuum cleaner and Mrs. Porter's radio music, even worse junk than Fred's usual selections.
He took a few moments to sign the guest book but didn't bother looking at the names before his.
"Get your AAA book," Fred said.
They've got a directory the size of the Philadelphia phone book.
My high school girl-boy-how-to book said I should be coy and turn down all last-minute dates.
"Is that the same girl-boy book that talks about patent leather shoes?" he asked.
That's like something they'd do in a book!
He's book smart and business savvy, but he's still a boy in some ways.
One day you'll be glad you have this in your scrap book.
In one book she found a list of things that could decrease fertility.
She shut the book, her face burning.
Her gaze left the book and sought his.
She sighed and put down the book.
She stared at the book in her hands, her face getting hot.
They retired to the living room and he read a book while she knitted until bedtime.
He glanced up from his book and she tucked her knitting into the bag.
His attention returned to the book, but she could tell he wasn't reading.
Finally he put the book aside.
After supper, Alex and Jonathan were sitting on the couch reading a book while she did the dishes.
Vaguely, she was aware when Alex lay the book aside and left Jonathan.
He replaced a stack of breeches into the trunk he pulled them from, only for a small book to fall out.
The woman not only had a book - -it was in the tongue of the land where he was born!
The Book of the Damned.
His instincts warned him that something about the book and the women was…wrong.
He placed the unsettling book on a table and crossed the chamber, watching the book as if it might decide to walk away on its own.
She froze as her hands reached for her book rather than the sword.
Her hand rested on the book.
She lifted the wooden cover before dropping her hand as if the book were hot enough to scald her.
Before the moment when she saw the book, she hadn't wanted to connect the spectral figure of her mind with the very real man before her.
He found The Book of the Damned and fought with immortal ability and speed.
He tugged the Book of the Damned from beneath a pillow.
I don't understand it, but the secret is in here, he said, presenting the book.
Taran accepted it, once again unsettled by the darkness clinging to the book.
Nothing but the crackle and soft light of the hearth disturbed the room, aside from the cold book in his hands.
Too restless to sleep, he tossed the pillow across the bed and snatched another, his gaze settling on the book.
He crossed the chamber and flipped the book over carefully.
The book was filled with disturbing sketched drawings of men and demons locked in combat.
She'd left the small book on her pillow.
He hunched over the book, rereading every passage, holding his breath as he turned each page.
The book's ancient pages were so brittle, he feared they would crumble before he finished.
Knocking jarred him as he read, and he hid the book beneath a pillow before allowing Hilden's chosen messenger to enter.
Taran closed the door, intent on returning to the book.
Taran waved the grizzled man in and retreated to the bed, pulling the book free.
Taran considered the old warrior, itching to return to the book.
Hilden said nothing, his gaze dropping to the book.
Taran watched the door close and then opened the book where he left off, determined to find a way to help Tiyan's warlord.
Taran closed the book.
He set the book down, picked it up, then replaced it.
He flipped the book open again.
Taran closed the book again, disturbed.
He rose and tossed the book away, wanting to distance his thoughts from the monsters that had condemned generation after generation of warlords with the beast.
He retrieved the book and flung it away from him.
The warrior closed the door behind him, his gaze on the broken book.
"My father said the book held the secret to saving her," Hilden said.
But there's nothing in the book about what will save her?
He started down the hall then returned to the massive chamber, gathering the scattered pages of The Book of the Damned and placing them again in the wooden covers of the book.
The book's fate was to burn until not even ashes remained!
Clenching the book, he stepped into the familiar dungeon with its two small cells.
His eyes fell to the book.
The book was where he left it in Rissa's chambers.
According to the Book of the Damned, the demon would never release her while alive.
Fury filled her as she recalled her father gifting her the book, not long before she killed him.
This book will do what you cannot and break our curse.
She rose and staggered to the hearth, sagging to the floor again with the book clenched in her hands.
In his last years, he'd cared more for the book than for her!
Darkness clung to the book, as if its pages contained traces of the demon itself.
She wondered what she'd ever feared or loathed about the harmless, ill-made book.
He squeezed her harder, and she opened her eyes, watching the forsaken book burn.
She picked up a book to read to them and rested her back against the wall.
Natalie shoved a thumb in her mouth and stared at the book.
When he sat down in his recliner, she brought him her favorite book.
Alex shared the hymn book with her, his deep rich voice strong and confident.
Carmen undressed and put on her nightgown while Alex went down to get a book from the library.
He handed her a book.
She picked the book up and read the title.
That's a strange book for your father to have in his library.
She lay the book down.
He retrieved the book and sat on the edge of the bed.
I meant he thinks so much of you that he even bought a book so he could be knowledgeable about the subject when he talked to you.
Alex stood and placed the book on her nightstand.
She stood and retrieved the book.
She focused on the book while Alex dressed in his pajamas.
The book was about all the different goat breeds and uses of the goat, beginning with a history of the goat.
He opened his book and began reading.
I was reading a book in Texas and it gave me an idea.
Later, after the children had gone to bed and they were enjoying a little time reading, he closed his book and looked at her.
"Of course not," she said, closing her book and placing it on the table beside her chair.
The airplane trip to Arkansas seemed like an opportunity to catch up on reading, but his mind kept drifting away from the book.
He tried to focus on the book again, but after a few minutes something compelled him to look at her.
He closed the book and gazed out the window.
There was nothing to see at this altitude, but he wasn't seeing anything in the book anyway.
Each time she glanced his way, he turned back to his book.
She stared boldly at him as he read from the book in his lap.
She slammed the book shut and leaned back against the seat.
For the rest of the trip she read her book or gazed out the window.
The doors and windows securely closed and locked, she settled down on the bedroll to read a book.
Noting the page number, she snapped the book shut and turned off the light.
Retrieving her book from the bedroom, she leafed through it to the page number she had memorized.
After a restless half-hour, she set the book aside.
After a quick supper, she grabbed the herb book and stepped outside.
She closed the book and turned to the house.
The room was filled with dust and the wind whistled through the screens, ruffling the pages of her book as it lay on the floor.
Maybe you could write a book about the differences between men and women.
She glanced at the book in front of her, an idea forming in her mind.
She slammed the book shut and carried it to the shed, where she searched for something to mark a trail.
Picking up the machete and book, she left the shed and started for the woods.
The book provided excellent examples of the plants and she found a large assortment of edible foods.
Hadn't she seen that one in the book?
She stood and the forgotten book dropped to the ground with an audible crunch.
Didn't you read that book on Arkansas wildlife?
She leaned over the log and retrieved the book.
Jule was as close as trustworthy as someone ever got in Xander's book.
She pushed one book in then tugged out another to read until it was time to feed the cat.
Half an hour later, she set the book on the table beside the couch, prepped the cat's meal and went in search of the beast.
"I like it this way," he snarled and snatched the book.
She imagined him snarling over the book she pushed in and replacing the one she'd been reading.
"Book signing in an hour," he said.
You wrote a book?
Wherever this book signing is, we should leave soon.
We're at a book signing.
He didn't look up from the book he was signing but smiled.
Restless, Jessi sent it then grabbed a book from Xander's library.
One book of the second edition of the Scienza nuova is devoted to "The Discovery of the True Homer."
A book of stories of adventure on the sea, which he read over and over again when a boy, had filled him with a longing for a seafaring life.
Her confessor lent her the Genius of Christianity, and to this book she ascribes the first change in her religious views.
Shortly after this was published in book form with the same signature a second novel, Rose et Blanche.
of England sent to Leo his book against Luther on the seven sacraments.
Leo called Theodore Lascaris to Rome to give instruction in Greek, and established a Greek printing-press from which the first Greek book printed at Rome appeared in 1515.
The following are samples from a number of days' results, given in le Cadet's book.
The work includes the thirteenth book by Mapheus Vegius; and each of the thirteen books is introduced by a prologue.
There is also a state school book commission, consisting of the state superintendent and eight other members appointed by the governor.
See The Book of Jack London (1921), by his wife Charmian London.
The quarrel was made up about the beginning of 25 B.C.; and soon after Propertius published his first book of poems and inscribed it with the name of his mistress.
But a careful study of the seventh poem of the last book, in which Propertius gives an account of a dream of her which he had after her death, leads us to the belief that they were once more reconciled, and that in her last illness Cynthia left to her former lover the duty of carrying out her wishes with regard to the disposal of her effects and the arrangements of her funeral.
He was alive in 16 B.C., as some allusions in the last book testify.
The first book, or Cynthia, was published separately and early in the poet's literary life.
It may be assigned to 25 B.C. The dates of the publication of the rest are uncertain, but none of them was published before 24 B.C., and the, last not before 16 B.C. The unusual length of the second one (1402 lines) has led Lachmann and other critics to suppose that it originally consisted of two books, and they have placed the beginning of the third book at ii.
The subjects of the poems are threefold: (I) amatory and personal, mostly regarding Cynthia - seventy-two (sixty Cynthia elegies), of which the last book contains three; (2) political and social, on events of the day - thirteen, including three in the last book; (3) historical and antiquarian - six, of which five are in the last book.
six months after the publication of the first book.
The second separation is vouched for by the two last elegies of book iii.
The Book abounds in hypercriticism, particularly in the imputation of profanity; and in a useless display of learning, neither intrinsically valuable nor conducive to the argument.
Collier preferred the version of the Book of Common Prayer issued in 1549, and regretted that certain practices and petitions there enjoined were omitted in later editions.
In 1718 was published a new Communion Office taken partly from Primitive Liturgies and partly from the first English Reformed Common Prayer Book,..
In other respects his book is derived almost entirely from Christie.
The Weisskunig was long regarded as the work of the emperor's secretary, Marx Treitzsaurwein, but it is now believed that the greater part of the book at least is the work of the emperor himself.
Coleridge wrote to Charles Lamb averring that the book must be his work.
But he was known as a humorist, and the public, which had learned to expect jokes from him, rejected this little book almost entirely.
Eventually he was able to prove that the biological doctrine of omnis cellula ecellula applies to pathological processes as well as to those of normal growth, and in his famous book on Cellular-pathologic, published at Berlin in 1858, he established what Lord Lister described as the "true and fertile doctrine that every morbid structure consists of cells which have been derived from pre-existing cells as a progeny."
Hamilton, The Wild Cat of Europe (London, 1896); Frances Simpson, The Book of the Cat (London, 1903).
He worked hard at his book on refraction, and dissected the heads of animals in order to explain imagination and memory, which he considered physical processes.'
" I should be glad," he says, when talking of a publisher, 1 " if the whole book were printed in good type, on good paper, and I should like to have at least 200 copies for distribution.
The book will contain four essays, all in French, with the general title of Project of a Universal science, capable of raising our nature to its highest perfection; also Dioptrics, Meteors and Geometry, wherein the most curious matters which the author could select as a proof of the universal science which he proposes are explained in such a way that even the unlearned may understand them.'
About the same time (April 1645) Schoock was summoned before the university of Groningen, of which he was a member, and forthwith disavowed the more abusive passages in his book.
Whilst Protestant opponents put him in the list of atheists like Vanini, and the Catholics held him as dangerous as Luther or Calvin, there were zealous adherents who ventured to prove the theory of vortices in harmony with the book of Genesis.
He began with Peter of Lombardy (who had reduced to theological order, in his famous book on the Sentences, the various authoritative statements of the church upon doctrine) in his In Quatuor Sententiarum P. Lombardi libros.
The first book, after a short introduction upon the nature of theology as understood by Aquinas, proceeds in 119 questions to discuss the nature, attributes and relations of God; and this is not done as in a modern work on theology, but the questions raised in the physics of Aristotle find a place alongside of the statements of Scripture, while all subjects in any way related to the central theme are brought into the discourse.
The term is used in this general sense in certain rubrics of the English Book of Common Prayer, in which it is applied equally to rectors and vicars as to perpetual curates.
A 14th-century MS. Book of Prayers in the Francis Douce collection in the Bodleian library at Oxford contains a drawing in which two persons are shown, but they bowl to no mark.
In the Book of Sports (1618), James I.
The name is often in popular literature written Cambalu, and is by Longfellow accented in verse Cambeilic. But this spelling originates in an accidental error in Ramusio's Italian version, which was the chief channel through which Marco Polo's book was popularly known.
In 1663 he published his Oedipum Chemicum and a book on.
Not reckoning scattered notices, we depend principally upon five later compositions, Diodorus, book xvii.
The first book deals with his birth and early exploits.
The first book also relates his conquests in Italy, Africa, Syria and Asia Minor; his return to Macedonia and the submission of Greece.
The second book continues the history of his conquests, and the third contains the victory over Porus, the relations with the Brahmins, the letter to Aristotle on the wonders of India, the histories of Candace and the Amazons, the letter to Olympias on the marvels of Farther Asia, and lastly the account of Alexander's death in Babylon.
Many passages in John Barbour's Bruce are almost identical with this book, and it is suggested by G.
2, 3) to bring this statement into accord with the usual way of reckoning in the book: the "thirtieth" year, he explains, is the fifth year of the captivity of Jehoiachin.
The Hebrew text of the book of Ezekiel is not in good condition - it is full of scribal inaccuracies and additions.
9b-25a), which interrupts the comparison of the city to a ship, looks like an insertion whether by the prophet or by some other; but there is no good reason to doubt that the book is substantially the work of Ezekiel.
His divergencies from the Pentateuchal code gave rise to serious doubts, but, after prolonged study, the discrepancies were explained, and the book was finally canonized (Shah.
14) is later taken by the author of the book of Daniel as his hero.
The publication of his best-known work, True Religion Delineated (1750), won for him a high reputation as a theologian, and the book was several times reprinted both in England and in America.
The vice of the book is excessive classification of bodily faculties, and over-subtlety in the discrimination of diseases.
His book on animals was translated by Michael Scot.
The earliest printed works in Albanian are those of the Catholic missionaries; the first book containing specimens of the language was the Dictionarium Latino-Epiroticum of Bianchi, printed in 1635.
M.) The same word is used in the anonymous prophecy incorporated in the book of Zachariah (xii.
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The chief authority for Madame de Longueville's life is a little book in two volumes by Villefore the Jansenist, published in 1738.
The book of Haggai contains four short prophecies delivered between the first day of the sixth month and the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month - that is, between September and December - of the second year of Darius the king.
The characteristic features of the book are the importance assigned to the personality of Zerubbabel, who, though a living contemporary, is marked out as the Messiah; and the almost sacramental significance attached to the temple.
In the book of Zechariah Zerubbabel has already fallen into the background and the high priest is the leading figure of the Judean community.
To this consummation, with its necessary accompaniment in the extinction of prophecy, the book of Haggai already points.
Some genuine Sibylline verses are preserved in the Book of Marvels (IIepi oav,sautwv) of Phlegon of Tralles (2nd century A.D.).
He fully accepted the recognized teaching of the Church of England, and publicly appealed to the Prayer Book and the Thirty-nine Articles in justification of the doctrines he preached.
At the end of this book occurs the note-"I could find no more of this geometricall pairt amongst all his fragments."
The decimal point is, however, used systematically in the Constructio (1619), there being perhaps two hundred decimal points altogether in the book.
Encouraged by William IV., duke of Bavaria, he began to write the Annales Boiorum, about 1517, and finishing this book in 1521, undertook a German version of it, entitled Bayersche Chronik, which he completed some years later.
A great disappointment, his repulse for the mastership of Balliol, also in 1854, appears to have roused him into the completion of his book on The Epistles of St Paul.
Somewhat reluctantly it was accepted by Scottish Presbyterianism as a substitute for an older version with a greater variety of metre and music. "Old Hundred" and "Old 124th" mean the moth and 124th Psalms in that old book.
It adopted a confession of faith and a book of order or discipline.
The book of order, Discipline ecclesiastique des eglises reformees de France, regulated the organization and procedure of the churches.
Shields (1825-1904), who afterwards entered the Protestant Episcopal Church, republished and urged the adoption of the Book of Common Prayer as amended by the Westminster Divines in the royal commission of 1661; and Henry Van Dyke was prominent in the latter stage of the movement for a liturgy.
In the preface to a German translation of Bonnet's essay on Christian Evidences, Lavater publicly challenged Mendelssohn to refute Bonnet or if he could not then to "do what wisdom, the love of truth and honesty must bid him, what a Socrates would have done if he had read the book and found it unanswerable."
Kant described it as "an irrefutable book."
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Although there is evidence of Roman and Saxon occupation of the site, the earliest mention of Brighton (Bristelmeston, Brichelmestone, Brighthelmston) is the Domesday Book record that its three manors belonged to Earl Godwin and were held by William de Warenne.
His most extensive single work is a book on Sound, which, in the second edition, has become a treatise on vibrations in general.
This increasing strictness is exemplified by the attitude of the Book of Jubilees (ii.
We cannot tell when the Sabbath became dissociated from the month; but the change seems to have been made before the Book of the Covenant, which already regards the Sabbath simply as an institution of humanity and ignores the new moon.
In the tenth book of the Republic we find the curious argument that the soul does not perish like the body, because its characteristic evil, sin or wickedness does not kill it as the diseases of the body wear out the bodily life.
In the next session, November 1548-March 1549, he was a leading opponent of the first Act of Uniformity and Book of Common Prayer.
The enforcement of the first Book of Common Prayer had also been part of his official duties; and the fact that Bonner made no such protest against the burning of heretics as he had done in the former case shows that he found it the more congenial duty.
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