Book-in Sentence Examples
She glanced at the book in her lap.
She sat on her bed, cross-legged, a book in her lap.
He flipped through the address book in his phone and dialed the Watcher.
The full demon dropped the book in his hands and lurched to his feet.
She stared at the book in her hands, her face getting hot.Advertisement
Nothing but the crackle and soft light of the hearth disturbed the room, aside from the cold book in his hands.
I was reading a book in Texas and it gave me an idea.
She stared boldly at him as he read from the book in his lap.
She glanced at the book in front of her, an idea forming in her mind.
She pushed one book in then tugged out another to read until it was time to feed the cat.Advertisement
The chief authority for Madame de Longueville's life is a little book in two volumes by Villefore the Jansenist, published in 1738.
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.
In the British mercantile marine all ships (except those employed exclusively in trading between ports on the coasts of Scotland) are compelled to keep an official log book in a form approved by the Board of Trade.
He executed the first book in French; it was read (in 1767), as an anonymous production, before a literary society of foreigners in London, and condemned.
His theology took a more distinctly heterodox form, and the publication (1539) of a book in proof of his most characteristic doctrine - the deification of the humanity of Christ - led to his active persecution by the Lutherans and his expulsion from the city of Ulm.Advertisement
The author, Ulrich von Zatzikhoven, tells us that he translated his poem from a French (welsches) book in the possession of Hugo de Morville, one of the English hostages, who, in 1194, replaced Richard Coeur de Lion in the prison of Leopold of Austria.
The Light Railways Act and the Locomotives on Highways Act were added to the statute book in 1896, and various clauses in the Finance Act effected reforms in respect of the death duties, the land-tax, farmers' income-tax and the beer duty.
Gauden stated that he had begun the book in 1647 and was entirely responsible for it.
For the interpretation of the book in detail, the English reader will find Driver's commentary (1906) the most useful.
He took his theological degree in March 1890, by the oral defence of forty Latin scholastic theses and by a French dissertation, Histoire du canon de l'ancien testament, published as his first book in that year.Advertisement
The division into five books was known to Hippolytus, but a closer examination of the doxologies shows that it does not represent the original scheme of the Psalter; for, while the doxologies to the first three books are no part of the psalms to which they are attached, but really mark the end of a book in a pious fashion not uncommon in Eastern literature, that to book IV., with its rubric addressed to the people, plainly belongs to the psalm, or rather to its liturgical execution, and does not therefore really mark the close of a collection once separate.
The book in its present form was written before A.D.
The history of the illustrated book in Japan may be said to begin with the Ise mono gatari, a romance first published in the 10th century, of which an edition adorned with woodcuts appeared in 1608.
Each of these must be considered separately before we approach the question of the locality and date of the whole book in its present form.
In later years he published a few minor volumes of fiction, and a series of severe and also amusing criticisms of Christian Science (pub lished as a book in 1907), and in 1906 he began an autobiography in the North American Review.Advertisement
The style of the language, and also the position of the book in the Jewish Canon, stamp the book as one of the latest in the Old Testament, but lead to no exact determination of the date.'
The queen, on the prayer of the attorney-general, ordered that the proceedings of the day should be recorded, an order which caused a momentary embarrassment to the lord chancellor, as the court had no existing registrar, and no existing book in which the record should be made.
So secure in public favour did the book in time become, that the council of Trent, unable to suppress it and not daring to overlook it, ordered the preparation of a castrated edition.
But although the book in question was issued under letters patent, it is not really a translation of the Elizabethan book at all, but simply a reshaping of Aless's clever and inaccurate translation of Edward VI.'s first book.
The above are the important alterations, among numerous others of minor significance, introduced into the Prayer Book in 1662.
The book in its fuller form was most probably written in the 2nd century B.C. The writer places his romance two centuries earlier, in the time of Ochus, as we may reasonably infer from the attack made by Holofernes and Bagoas on Judaea; for Artaxerxes Ochus made an expedition against Phoenicia and Egypt in 350 B.C., in which his chief generals were Holofernes and Bagoas.
In the Pontificale Romanum, the old Ordo Romanus and the manual or Common Prayer Book in use in England before the Reformation forms for the blessing or consecration of new knights are included, and of these the first and the last are quoted by Selden.
In order to defray the charges of her funeral, and to pay some debts which she had left, he wrote a little book in a single week, and sent off the sheets to the press without reading them over.
There was, indeed, much just and much unjust censure; but even those who were loudest in blame were attracted by the book in spite of themselves.
And since the use of the Koran in public worship, in schools and otherwise, is much more extensive than, for example, the reading of the Bible in most Christian countries, it has been truly described as the most widely-read book in existence.
Every one who takes up the book in the proper religious frame of mind, like most of the Moslems, reads pieces directed against long-obsolete absurd customs of Mecca just as devoutly as the weightiest moral precepts - perhaps even more devoutly, because he does not understand them so well.
It is the longest book in the Buddhist Bible, and fills 1840 pages 8vo.
Young Luther entered his name on the matriculation book in letters which can still be read "Martinus Ludher ex Mansfelt," a free student, no longer embarrassed by great poverty.
The hero, a young Scythian descended from the famous philosopher Anacharsis, is supposed to repair to Greece for instruction in his early youth, and after making the tour of her republics, colonies and islands, to return to his native country and write this book in his old age, after the Macedonian hero had overturned the Persian empire.
The notices of the early prelates are of little value, but the portion of the book in which he speaks of Bishop Elphinstone is of enduring merit.
The Servians and Russians apparently always used the Cyrillic, and its advantages gradually ousted the Glagolitic elsewhere, though the service book in the old ecclesiastical language which is used by the Roman Catholic Croats is in Glagolitic.4 While the Carian and Lycian were probably independent of the Greek in origin, so, too, at the opposite end of the Mediterranean was the Iberian.
Kennedy (London, 1876), is the book in which the system is set forth in all its completeness.
And if some of the incidents (those of the third book in particular) seem to belong to the beginning of the war, it must be considered that poetically, and to the hearers of the Iliad, the war opens in the third book, and the incidents are of the kind that is required in such a place.
The book in short forms so good a prologue to the action of the war that we can hardly be wrong in attributing it to the genius which devised the rest of the Iliad.
The earliest writer in the Finnish vernacular was Michael Agricola (1506-1557), who published an A B C Book in 1544, and, as bishop of Abo, a number of religious and educational works.
The introduction of this service book in St Giles's Church, Edinburgh, on the 16th of July 1637, occasioned the tumult of which Jenny Geddes will always figure as the heroine.
Of this distinguished band the most memorable names are those of Bishop Richard Davies (c. 1501-1581) and of William Salesbury, the squire-scholar of Llanrwst (c. 1520-c. 1600) in Denbighshire, who is commonly credited with the honour of having produced the first printed book in the Welsh language, a small volume of proverbs published in London about the year 1545.
Historia do Futuro (Lisbon, 1718; 2nd ed., ibid., 1755); this and the Quinto Imperio and the Clavis Prophetarum seem to be in essence one and the same book in different redactions.
The book in which this interesting story is told has had a literary history which less affects its matter than the vicissitudes to which Froissart has been subjected, but which is hardly less curious in its way.
The book in its present form was written in Egypt.
A review of this book in German with copious quotations by von HammerPurgstall is published in Jahrbiicher der Literatur (Vienna, 1826), Bd.
Old pedigree-makers from the 14th century onward have made of Harding a younger son of a king of Denmark and a companion of the Conqueror, while modern historians assert his identity with one Harding who, although an English thane, is recorded by Domesday Book in 1086 as a great landowner in Somerset.
These additions are distributed throughout the book in the Greek, but in the Latin Bible they were relegated to the end of the canonical book by Jerome - an action that has rendered them meaningless.
On the contrary, no book in the Hexateuch gives such an impression of incoherence, and in none are the different strata which compose the Hexateuch more distinctly discernible.
A short chapter on " association of ideas " was added to the second book in the fourth edition.
There is a copy of this book in the British Museum.
He had a very distinguished pupil in Stoyan Novakovich, who wrote numerous studies on philological subjects, and whose Servian grammar is still the standard book in all Servian schools.
But he prosecuted his translation of Plato and prepared a new and greatly altered edition of his Christliche Glaube, anticipating the latter in two letters to his friend Dicke (in the Studien and Kritiken, 1829), in which he defended with a masterly hand his theological position generally and his book in particular against opponents on the right and the left.
It is essentially a book in the form of a discourse, whether it was ever orally delivered or not.
At the same time it was given to be understood that the new theory of the solar system might be held ex hypothesi, and the trivial verbal alterations introduced into the Polish astonomer's book in 1620, when the work of revision was completed by Cardinal Gaetani, confirmed this interpretation.
A tumult of applause from every part of Europe followed its publication; and it would be difficult to find in any language a book in which animation and elegance of style are so happily combined with strength and clearness of scientific exposition.
In 1643 he was again under arms, performing "all duties of a common soldier" and "frequently holding his musket in one hand and his book in the other."
Harris regards the book in its present form as an eirenicon addressed to the Jews by a Christian after the rebellion of Bar Cochba (Barcochebas) and written about 136.
Cynthia was already in bed, an impossibly fat book in her lapâ€” probably a long drawn out saga where generations of dysfunctional families romp around history.
She beat the rush onto the metro and took up a comfortable position on the aisle side of the commuter train, book in one hand and purse in the other.
Still disturbed by the nightmare, she rifled through Hannah.s vanity to see if her sister left her appointment book in a drawer.
According to the book in the library, Mumps rarely caused sterility, though it might cause lowered fertility.
This updated edition features a new afterword, placing the book in our moment.
He started writing regular astrology articles in a Turkish astrology magazine and in 1991 he published the first psychological astrology book in Turkey.
We also visited the nearby boatyard to book in for a haul-out early next year - to scrub and blacken Rosy's bottom.
I even wrote a small book in 1970 advocating floating rates.
In order to avoid disappointment please book in advance.
The dull design is the site's biggest weakness, with it not looking dissimilar to a school text book in places.
They are the physical embodiment of the phrase " everyone has a book in them " .
Emma called in today, we can just turn up on the night but they say its better to book in advance.
A book in the same series asked the equally intriguing question ' What does the Bible say about The Full Monty?
ViÃ¨te introduced the first systematic algebraic notation in his book In artem analyticam isagoge published at Tours in 1591.
This book differs from the ' usual ' book in that it examines the application of ancient military maxims to the game.
So we hired a nanny, and I finished my first book in just three months.
In which case, the second book in this very occasional series is Homer's epic poem of the Trojan War, The Iliad.
This means you don´t need to book in advance or pay for a whole series of classes at once.
In fact there's hardly a book in sight, just white table linens, twinkling candles and gleaming cutlery.
So he presided at the trial of John Claydon, Skinner and citizen of London, who after five years' imprisonment at various times had made public abjuration before the late archbishop, Arundel, but now was found in possession of a book in English called The Lanterne of Light, which contained the heinous heresy that the principal cause of the persecution of Christians was the illegal retention by priests of the goods of this world, and that archbishops and bishops were the special seats of antichrist.
The second book in ten propositions is devoted to the finding the centres of gravity (I) of a parabolic segment, (2) of the area included between any two parallel chords and the portions of the curve intercepted by them.
When he revised the book in 1875, his modifications were very slight, and it is conceivable that, had he recast it, as he often expressed the desire to do in the last years of his life, he would not have abandoned any part of his fundamental thesis.
The third tractatus of this volume deals with birds - including among them bats, bees and other flying creatures; but as it is the first printed book in which figures of birds are introduced it merits notice, though most of the illustrations, which are rude woodcuts, fail, even in the coloured copies, to give any precise indication of the species intended to be represented.
This famous work, which the author has the audacity to place on the same level with the histories of William of Malmesbury and Henry of Huntingdon, professes to be a translation from a Celtic source; "a very old book in the British tongue" which Walter, archdeacon of Oxford, had brought from Brittany.
His letters (especially Ep. 45) are full of outcries against his enemies and of indignant protestations that he had done nothing unbecoming a Christian, that he had taken no money, nor gifts great nor small, that he had no delight in silken attire, sparkling gems or gold ornaments, that no matron moved him unless by penitence and fasting, &c. His route is given in the third book In Rufinum; he went by Rhegium and Cyprus, where he was entertained by Bishop Epiphanius, to Antioch.
This widespread expectation has left its memorial in our book in xvi.
The alterations made in it were many and important, and as they represent the furthest point ever reached by the Prayer Book in a Protestant direction, they deserve special mention and attention.
If someone writes a book in one country, does another country enforce the copyright within its borders?
Miss Sullivan had never heard of "The Frost Fairies" or of the book in which it was published.
I took the book in my hands and tried to feel the letters with an intensity of longing that I can never forget.
One man proposed a book in which visitors should write their names, as at the White Mountains; but, alas!
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.
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.
He is holding a book in his right hand with an owl on top, clearly symbolizing wisdom.
In fact there 's hardly a book in sight, just white table linens, twinkling candles and gleaming cutlery.
The concluding book in this top-drawer science fiction trilogy, Felaheen, reputes to complete Raf 's circle of life.
The reason for that was due to the gift being from the royalties of his book in which he justified targeted violence against civilians.
Emily loves reading and isn't picky; she'll read a book in any genre imaginable.
Emily loves reading and isn't picky; she'll read a book in anygenreimaginable.
If you don't have a specific book in mind to buy, browse the selection by genre, or see what's on the bestseller list.
Expect to pay from $10 for a more modern yearbook to around $250 for a very old book in great condition.
Wendy wrote this book in conjuction with Dr. Kevin Schlanger, DVM.
There's nothing like holding a book in your hands, having your child crawl into your lap, and diving into a good story.
While you don't have to start with the very first book in the series, some children love to go this route and complete each book in the order it was published.
The Lightning Thief, the first book in Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, has been turned into a blockbuster movie after it proved extremely popular with kids.
Its charming sing-song rhymes and adorable illustrations made it a popular picture book in 2006.
While nothing can replace the feel of a book in your hands, sometimes it is not possible to have paper books.
Anderson's Octavian Nothing duo won the 2006 National Book Award for Young People and was named a Printz Honor Book in 2007.
No book in the series requires prior knowledge of others, so readers can jump in at any point and enjoy the mysteries.
The first book in the series, Dinosaurs Before Dark, introduces the characters and the magic tree house, which enables Jack and Annie's travels.
He published a book in 1928 entitled, 'Aromatherapie' and this is how the use of essential oils to heal was associated with this term.
For most, reading words on a glowing computer screen will never replace settling down with a favorite book in bed or reading a paperback at the beach.
Although there's nothing quite as satisfying as creating a project yourself, A to Z Teacher Stuff does offer an end of year memory book in PDF format.
Once you've built a photo book in either program, you simply place your order from the program and purchase a stitch-bound photo book that you've designed.
This way, you can easily use the book in the kitchen and wipe down the pages when spills occur.
The film Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was an adaptation of the first book in J.K. Rowling's series about a young wizard.
This is the first book and plans are in the works for the next book in the series.
Maurice Sendak wrote and illustrated the Where the Wild Things Are book in 1963 and it has been an award winning favorite ever since.
I wrote an entire book in 1995 on how and why people name their pets.
This game is based in part on the first book in the series, and takes its name from that best-seller.
Voice Collection - Don't take the Mushroom Book in Chapter 3, but collect three mushrooms instead.
Fine condition means that the book is close to new condition but that it isn't as crisp as a book in like new condition.
If you have a book in an auction that several buyers want desperately the price of the book may go much higher than if there was less of a demand.
Heck, your flashlight batteries may even die (you didn't forget spares, did you?), so you won't be able to read a book in your tent.
For example, when reading a book in the back seat of a moving car, the inner ears and skin receptors sense the motion, but the eyes register only the stationary pages of the book.
Possibly the oldest book in the world, legend tells how Fu Hsi inspired by the patterns on a tortoise shell began to observe and understand the patterns found in nature.
The website has forums where you can connect with other families that are using the book in their homeschool, as well as for enrichment for their children enrolled in other schools.
With the publication of her book in 1962, the word became synonymous with paper cutting and stuck.
It's imperative that you book in advance as these tours are known to sell out - and quickly.
You should try to book in advance if you want to stay in a cheaper hotel, especially during the summer and on holiday weekends.
Twilight is the first book in the series of the same name, followed by New Moon, Eclipse and Breaking Dawn.
The action figures were based on the popular comic book in which four mutant turtles were trained in the martial arts while living in the New York City sewer system.
It first appeared in the Lutheran Sunday School Book in 1885.
The first book in the Book Promo 101 series is her newest release and it is great for any author who wants to learn how to promote or to hone their promotional skills.
Coloring Book-In addition to many other free printable coloring pages, this site has many pages featuring Barbie.
You can usually purchase her and her clothing in a small book in the toy section or the book and magazine section.
New Moon is Robert Pattinson's favorite book in the entire Twilight series.
After this time, the book in question is considered "public domain" and free for anyone to distribute.
It's defined as the practice of leaving a book in a public place to be picked up and read by others.
You can find the store coupons in their flyer or sales book in the paper or near the front door of the store.
Smith released the first book in a new trilogy in 2009 with the second and third books due out in 2010 and 2011.
The third season will likely pull from the third book in the Southern Vampire Mysteries titled Club Dead.
Many flights and vacations packages have far better fares when you book in advance.
Since the publication of his first book in 1984, Levinson has been published in over forty-one languages, increased his catalog to thirty-five books, and launched a profitable website, just to mention a few of his successes.
As you do your homework, don't forget to check out the Black Book in Canada.
Most people simply store this little book in their glove compartment, along with their vehicle registration and insurance card.
This is the first book in the highly successful 'Herbal Body Series.'
The Body for Life diet plan became a success almost from the time Bill Phillips published his book in 1999.
Even though this was the case, the Fit for Life book became the fastest selling diet book in its day with almost two million copies in print in 1985.
You can find the book in libraries, used bookstores, and occasionally on Ebay.
In November of 2008, the movie adaptation of the first book in the Twilight saga, Twilight, by Stephenie Meyer was released in theaters across America, along with the soundtrack that went along with the movie.
Memory Book/Guest Book - A 90th birthday party often involves a lot of reminiscing, so a book in which guests can sign their name and share some memories makes a perfect keepsake.
Sweeney wrote an autobiographical book in 2004 called All the Days of My Life (So Far), which documented her rise to fame, her struggles with her weight, and what it's like to work on a long-running soap opera.
Dorothy meets Ozma in the third book in the series, Ozma of Oz, as she is swept off an ocean liner and back into the magical realms.
While His Dark Materials is a contiguous trilogy, it is possible to read each book in a stand-alone fashion, although you would have to have nerves of steel to read one and not want to read the next one.
If you discovered this book in your pre- and early-teen years, perhaps when you were heavily into video- and computer-games, and/or feeling somewhat alienated from your peers, you are likely to have felt "OMG!
If you would like to know the outcome and learn the book in greater detail you will have to read the book for yourself.
The Book of Justice, the fifth book in the series, was Spenser's most direct of the books.
The Winds of Dune, which comes out in August, is our eleventh book in the series.
They are one and the same, except that the movie industry split the story of the last book in to two and titled them Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, parts 1 and 2.