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  • Farmers in the region enjoy good soil, moderate temperatures, and an abundant supply of water.
  • The country has abundant resources.
  • She made it abundantly clear that she doesn’t want to go out with him.
  • I caught nothing the whole day, not even in the late afternoon, when marine life appeared in abundance.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi

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  • Samuel married them, of course, and all the people left in the compound came to wish them happiness and an abundance of roofleaf forever.
    Alice Walker  --  The Color Purple
  • My mama said the Hardbines had kids just about as fast as they could fall down the well and drown. This must not have been entirely true, since they were abundant in Pittman County and many survived to adulthood.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Bean Trees
  • He would not believe that the Jesus Bible, with its absolutely ... abundance of words, gave no specific instructions to mothers of newborn twins.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • When food is abundant and cheap, people will eat more of it.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • I hesitated, and then, as I looked round me, I saw that the dust was less abundant and its surface less even.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Time Machine
  • the sky was clear and serene, and nature wore that rich and golden livery which we always associate with the idea of abundance.
    Washington Irving  --  The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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  • Her hair is of an agreeable brown, but not particularly abundant.
    Henrik Ibsen  --  Hedda Gabler
  • It is in exchanging the gifts of the earth that you shall find abundance and be satisfied.
    Kahlil Gibran  --  The Prophet
  • ... and the shops that line the High Street and the abundance of things that fill the windows there and...
    David Almond  --  Clay
  • He was bleeding slowly to death in the midst of abundance, for his life’s blood was poverty.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • There’s an abundance of pasta.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • As he sat there, steadying his breathing, I opened the clasps on the box, looking at the abundance of supplies.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • Nothing was left of the farmhouse or the outbuildings or the silo that in every other year had held the abundant harvest.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • He was close to her, far too close if he was a normal person with everyday ideas of personal space, but it was abundantly clear he was not this kind of person, a normal kind of person.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Well, Huh-Horace, you seem like someone with abundant common sense.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • You could worship loudly and still act pretty lousy, abundant evidence of which was running around the Dorms.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • It was so abundantly clear that George was mentally ill that it came as no shock when we discovered that the doctor who had examined him at Bryce Hospital was a fraud with no medical training.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • These ground squirrels are abundant throughout most of the arctic, although Wolf House Bay lies just south of their range.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • The demonstration should make everything abundantly clear.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • We watched Earth develop, watched it through the times of growth and abundance when everything moved, and through the times of ice and snow when nothing did.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • No, the question is not whether you have the ability to be an Executive you have that in abundance — but whether you have the inclination.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • We can be thankful among ourselves that we have an abundance to eat and the good health to enjoy it.
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • Your father ordered that I was to be kept alive for as long as possible—to endure the misery that Endovier gives in abundance.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • The desert flowers, so abundant in April, were dying now.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • The younger one also lacked her mother’s abundant hair; instead she had thin curls stuck tight to her scalp as though glued there.
    Gail Carson Levine  --  Ella Enchanted
  • The raisins here were even more abundant.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Maniac Magee
  • It was the first place in their weeks of walking that had an abundance of food.
    Linda Sue Park  --  A Long Walk to Water
  • A patient and generous man in his mid-fifties, Mr. Luftig loved to tell me stories about his son’s life in New York City, a fantasyland of endless opportunities, an abundance of food, and few restrictions against Jews.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • She takes the hardbound green volume, with gold lettering and a line drawing of a girl with abundant red hair in a chignon on the front, and opens it.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • "The Song of the City" was long—there were verses about "streets of light and walls of stone," about "citizens with sturdy hearts," about "stored abundance never-ending."
    Jeanne DuPrau  --  The City of Ember
  • What you’re really doing is scrubbing out plutonium-240, which is abundant in reactor-grade plutonium but which can cause a fizzle when using it as a nuclear weapon."
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • This hardly meant any abundance, however.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • He says that the wild turkey, once abundant in the deciduous forests in these regions, is far more intelligent and can elude even practiced hunters.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • This sounded distinctly ominous, and my forebodings were abundantly justified as he reached into the drawer once more.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • He pressed his face to the water and saw immediately that the sea was clear and the coral abundant.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • As it turns out, Jack Will didn’t need to learn any of these virtues—he already had them in abundance.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • Parsons used the lavatory, loudly and abundantly.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • The peril of their situation was abundantly clear.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The glances our way are abundant.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • I had a six-burner stove, a refrigerator, a toaster, and an abundance of pots, pans, knives, and appliances at my disposal.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • And that is what he found, in abundance.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Liesel would have given him some food from her place, but there wasn’t an abundance of it there, either.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • Yet as she closed her eyes, it was not regret any longer but a sensation of abundant peace that washed over her.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • I asked myself, what regard have I had to God for his abundant mercies?
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • HATHORNE’S VOICE: Now, Martha Corey, there is abundant evidence in our hands to show that you have given yourself to the reading of fortunes.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
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