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  • It was pleasant to saunter lazily through the park.
  • She sauntered over to us.
  • She was nervous, but tried to walk casually—attempting a saunter.
  • My mom saunters into the kitchen with a Neiman Marcus bag on her arm.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry

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  • Still eyeing Cole, the Spirit Bear casually licked up the spit, raised its head, eyes mild and curious, then turned and sauntered away.
    Ben Mikaeslen  --  Touching Spirit Bear
  • The first carload of the Daughters drove up then, and June sauntered toward them with her hand outstretched.
    Sue Monk Kidd  --  The Secret Life of Bees
  • they start sauntering off as Krupke appears.
    Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim  --  Westside Story
  • After a moment of hesitation, the cows began to move, first singly, then two by two, and then all eighty of them sauntered into the new pasture, brushing past us as they looked around for their favorite grasses.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • At this moment the Unicorn sauntered by them, with his hands in his pockets.
    Lewis Carroll  --  Through the Looking-Glass
  • At the appointed "curtain hour", the Stage Manager saunters from Right, a script in his hand, a pipe in his mouth, hat on head.
    Thornton Wilder  --  Our Town

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  • After a while the boy sauntered down the hill again.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Red Pony
  • HORNBECK saunters on, chewing at an apple.
    Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee  --  Inherit the Wind
  • Jem sauntered from the livingroom, leaving Jean Louise wide-eyed and wondering if she were fully awake.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • rrhe Mask saunters through the gate, big hands loose at his sides.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • "Bye, ladies," Rob says, and saunters off with his hat just tilted on an angle.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Connor drops his wrench and runs toward him, but gains control before he gets there, burying his mixed flood of feelings beneath a calm saunter.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • The dismissal had stung her, I could tell, because she made no eye contact as she left, just turned and sauntered off.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • The last thing she needed was for him to saunter up, feigning surprise at finding her.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • He sauntered up to me, his eyes dead.
    Kiera Cass  --  The One
  • Foxfire had just taught Colin how to skin a raccoon and cure it into a hide when Hassan burst into his room, laughing loudly, with the slow-moving gray furball known as Princess sauntering after him.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • She sauntered off, winking at Bryn.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • I sauntered into the house and up the stairs like I had business there and didn’t care who knew it.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Stephanie sauntered by Gabby, obviously pleased with her social engineering.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • The wolves were sauntering across the valley as if they had no more interest in the deer than in the rocks.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • I’m about to get Raffe when a honey-haired woman saunters over to him on her long legs.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • She moved deliberately, forcing her guard to shorten his stride as she sauntered down the ramp.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • LORD GORING saunters over to MABEL CHILTERN.
    Oscar Wilde  --  An Ideal Husband
  • She walks in by herself, saunters up to us with a look of confusion and sits in the seat beside me.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • A boy dashed wildly into the darkness; he sauntered back, his blue jacket over his shoulder, laughing.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • John McNab sauntered forward.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Maniac Magee
  • I took Lillian Jean’s books, and as we sauntered down the road, I only half listened to her; I was sweeping the road, looking for the deep wooded trail I had selected earlier in the week.
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • We all watched as Cheddar sauntered across the desktop, rubbing his freakishly big body against the three shelves of the in-and-out box (where Dell Duke had piled official-looking paperwork that I suddenly felt certain he later simply dumped unread in the large storage closet that was behind his desk).
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • She saw how he dropped his cigarette, how he ground it beneath his heel, how he picked up his axe and sauntered over to a branch.
    Anne Tayler  --  A Spool of Blue Thread
  • Ahead of me, the three of them saunter across the lobby, shrieking . with laughter, one of Richard’s arms around Lil’s shoulder and the other cinching Em’s waist.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • She was sauntering along looking in shop windows.
    Jeanne DuPrau  --  The City of Ember
  • And then, feeling perhaps that he had underlined his victory sufficiently, sauntered out into the empty streets.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • I think I merely said nothing, only watched the small man wheel about on his small feet and saunter off out of my existence.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • They jump up from the table, saunter into the kitchen for more butter, or the salt, which has been forgotten.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • A man wearing a sombrero wider than he was tall sauntered over.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • In Spanish (he sauntered in well after class started, missing the awkward scene where everyone crowded somberly around my desk to say they were sorry) he didn’t sit by me as usual but up front, slouched down with his legs thrown out to the side.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • To my surprise, she smiles and saunters toward the arena, her long red hair swaying with the movement.
    Victoria Aveyard  --  Red Queen
  • He put his stool back and sauntered offstage.
    John Corey Whaley  --  Nogin
  • He tosses another sugar cube in his mouth and saunters off.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • Let the Capitol and the districts run one another into the ground and then sauntered in to take power.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • Tom sauntered forward, sidled embarrassedly toward the truck.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Grapes of Wrath
  • Hanna sauntered coolly out of the restaurant, but once she got to the parking lot, she broke into a run.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • He sauntered up to her, his skin prickling with her nearness.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • Every once in a while, Tariq sauntered in.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • Seeing there was no immediate likelihood of a pause, Jack rose from the log that was his throne and sauntered to the edge of the grass.
    William Golding  --  Lord of the Flies
  • She took a few more puffs, crushed the cigarette against the wall, and sauntered back inside.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
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