She would hold life inside him and he wouldn't die.
Gone by Michael Grant. Lana Lazar is trying to save her dog. But you'd never guess from the sentence.
"Why couldn't I fight the peace serum?" I say.
"He could make Maria almost scream with frustration."
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer. It's one of the assigned books I have to read over the summer Dx
Flailing, she grabbed the window beam just in time and crashed back into the room.
- The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani.
Though the sentence is a bit of a bummer, the book is pretty good! XD
Rebecca's stomach clenched, and she felt she might be sick.
-A Bundle of Trouble, a Rebecca Mystery (It's an American Girl book)
"I've got one thing on my side, Aurora. They're beginning to panic, which means they're likely to screw up."
'The Prefect', by Alastair Reynolds.
"And now our fate is tied with theirs'." said Aragorn.
~Lord of the Rings, book 3: the Return of the King
She pinched her cheeks and tried a confident smile on for size.
-Distant Echos, Colleen Coble
Before I left for London, I made our uncle promise not to let anyone else move in.
-Surviving Sydney Cove, Goldie Alexander
Jupe wasn't getting very far.
-An Ear For Danger, Robert Arthur Jr