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The Nightingale- Words & Quotes

Words from The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah:

  • assuage- soothe, relieve
  • sanguine- hopeful or positive, especially in a bad or difficult situation

Quotes from The Nightingale  166 more words


Slaughterhouse Five- Words & Quotes

Words from Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut:

  • anodize- to coat
  • prophylactic- intended to prevent disease
  • cupola- a small dome, especially when positioned on top of another dome…
  • 181 more words

Tuesdays with Morrie- Words & Quotes

Words from Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom:

  • aphorism- an observation that contains a general truth

Quotes from Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom:

“Morrie danced by himself.”

219 more words

Choke- Words & Quotes

Words from Choke by Chuck Palahniuk:

  • cravat- fabric worn around the neck
  • agrarian- related to cultivating land
  • beatific- blissfully happy
  • incontinence- lack of self-restraint
  • ingrate- an ungrateful person…
  • 238 more words

Veronika Decides to Die- Words & Quotes

Words from Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho: 

  • indelible- permanent
  • strident- loud and harsh
  • peccadillo- a small, relatively unimportant offense
  • anarchic- with no controlling rules or principles to give order…
  • 581 more words

B is for Burglar- Words & Quotes

Words from B is for Burglar by Sue Grafton:

  • pugilistic- characteristic of a boxer
  • psoriasis- a skin disease marked by red, scaly, itchy patches
  • appellation- name or title…
  • 69 more words

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo- Words & Quotes

Words from The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson:

  • antagonism- hostility; opposition
  • avuncular- like an uncle
  • cretin- stupid person
  • recalcitrant- resisting authority; hard to manage…
  • 149 more words