"It wasn’t my fault."
She looked at me skeptically, and I realized it was my fault
Rick Riordan -- The Lightning Thief
"I’ll be fine."
Blackjack cocked his head skeptically.
Rick Riordan -- The Titan’s Curse
"I think somebody’s got it in for Mother Paula. I think it’s some kind of revenge deal."
"Revenge," repeated the captain, somewhat skeptically.
Carl Hiassen -- Hoot
As if that’s going to be possible, the little voice inside her said skeptically.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Guardian
He put his hands over his face but when he removed them she was still staring skeptically.
Junot Diaz -- Drown
I didn’t say anything, and he seemed to hear skepticism in my silence.
Stephenie Meyer -- New Moon
"We have one big advantage: We’re smarter than those guys."
"We are?" Christopher asked skeptically.
Katherine Applegate -- Everworld - Search For Senna
She gave him a skeptical look, and he explained.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Notebook
Colton’s eyes turned skeptical. "That doesn’t look like Grandma Ellen."
Todd Burpo -- Heaven Is for Real
Eddie was skeptical.
Mitch Albom -- The Five People You Meet in Heaven
When he gave me the book, Bill said, "Be skeptical about this one."
Stephen Chbosky -- The Perks of Being a Wallflower
"We’re going to catch this jerk," she kept saying, and went knocking on every door ... insisting to skeptical housewives ... that they must have seen something or somebody suspicious.
Barbara Kingsolver -- The Bean Trees
"Are you saying that I owe this woman something?" Thibault’s voice was skeptical.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Lucky One
Even she seemed skeptical.
James Patterson -- The Angel Experiment
Lou looked skeptical.
Willa Cather -- O Pioneers!
Sarah raised a skeptical eyebrow.
Nicholas Sparks -- A Bend in the Road
His voice was deeply skeptical.
Stephenie Meyer -- Twilight
They wandered through the rooms like skeptical housebuyers.
Cormac McCarthy -- The Road
Unlike Tribesmen, Scholars are not superstitious, and Darin has always had a Scholar’s healthy skepticism.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
The skepticism on your face proves that my cover story is tight.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
She curls her lip back, skeptical, and the resemblance to Juliet is no longer so strong.
Lauren Oliver -- Before I Fall
I got a few skeptical looks for that, but I didn’t care.
Kiera Cass -- The Elite
Sophia made a skeptical face from her bed, where she was halfheartedly reviewing some Renaissance history notes.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Longest Ride
"I know you’re skeptical of us, and for good reason, but we have no cause to hurt either of you.
Kiera Cass -- The One
"And that’s what Dad’s trying to figure out now?" he asked, skeptical.
Kiera Cass -- The Heir
Mark said skeptically.
James Dashner -- The Kill Order
Vanessa eyes me skeptically.
Gayle Forman -- Where She Went
She’ll be just as skeptical as you were, but without the complicated romantic history…."
Rainbow Rowell -- Eleanor & Park
Gina’s head tilted skeptically, indicating she knew that Mae actually had many questions still, but didn’t want to ask them for fear of looking uninformed.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
"I thought you didn’t believe in destiny," said Emma, assessing me skeptically.
Ransom Riggs -- Hollow City
I asked him one afternoon at age seven, eyeing him skeptically across the card table where he was letting me win at Monopoly.
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
I had majored in theater, much to the skepticism of my father and grandfather.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
He looked at Michael skeptically and then slowly sat down.
Bryan Stevenson -- Just Mercy
He didn’t bother to hide his skepticism.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Choice
In any event, I was skeptical about the happy relationship which Ootek postulated as existing between caribou and wolf.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
He looked up at me skeptically.
Patrick Rothfuss -- The Name of the Wind
They seemed to pause, so that I might actually do something, but the retired doctor had been regarding me most skeptically and then purposefully set about his business, asking someone else to run and call for an ambulance.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
It’s hard to see his expression in the dark, but his voice sounds both skeptical and wry.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
The light falls on Sarah’s skeptical face.
Pittacus Lore -- I Am Number Four
When he unveiled the invention at the fair, the prototype was as yet untested, and his contemporaries were skeptical—and rightfully so.
Marissa Meyer -- Cinder