Overall Rank: 271
"When Mary Lennox was sent to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her uncle, everybody said she was the most disagreeable-looking child ever seen."
Overall Rank: 36
"A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green."
Overall Rank: 200
"Hapscomb's Texaco sat on Number 93 just north of Arnette, a pissant four-street burg about 110 miles from Houston."Sally.""
Overall Rank: 22
"Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. (C. Garnett, 1946) and (J. Carmichael, 1960)All happy families resemble one another, but each unhappy family is unhappy..."
Overall Rank: 134
"'You too will marry a boy I choose' said Mrs Rupa Mehra firmly to her younger daughter."
Overall Rank: 351
"Sophie couldn't sleep. A brilliant moonbeam was slanting through a gap in the curtains. It was shining right onto her pillow."
Overall Rank: 328
"Roger, aged seven, and no longer the youngest of the family, ran in wide zigzags, to and fro, across the steep field that sloped up from the lake to Holly Howe, the farm where they were staying for..."
Overall Rank: 428
"The first place that I can well remember, was a large pleasant meadow with a pond of clear water in it."
Overall Rank: 432
"How does one describe Artemis Fowl? (Prologue)Ho Chi Minh City in the summer."
Overall Rank: 58
"On an exceptionally hot evening early in July a young man came out of the garret in which he lodged in S. Place and walked slowly, as though in hesitation, towards K. bridge. (Garnett..."