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  • And since my gut tells me to trust him, albeit grudgingly, there’s only one decision that makes sense.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Sophia nodded, albeit with a feeling of reluctance.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • It looked much like the one he and Alec had boarded back in their settlement, albeit emptier.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order
  • He did recognize, albeit faintly, that he was too long, and too big, for this bathtub—he looked like a mostly grown person playing at being a kid.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines

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  • It was just a museum display, albeit an excessively morbid one.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • They went timidly enough, albeit unhappily.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • More importantly, I would become an artificer in my own right, albeit a fledgling one.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • One of the back windows was missing, but the seats were intact, albeit mildew covered and torn and probably home to more than just rodents.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • Some of the men chuckled—albeit quietly—and she kept her head held high as she reached over her shoulder for an arrow and nocked it into her bow.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • The tunnel of darkness immediately flamed to life, albeit a green, somewhat hazy life.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day

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  • Welcome back, albeit a day late.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • The names Radziwill and Ravenel are pronounced with the same intense albeit slightly hollow hauteur.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Of all things, there had to be something better to do than ruin our evening by inviting Patch, albeit abstractly, into it.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • It might have been any merry wedding party, albeit a small one, and one composed entirely of men, save the bride.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • Albeit, a spy in pajamas.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • But there was something fascinating— albeit in a sick way—about teasing Hassan.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • "Bates," I say, because this is another detail I didn’t know, albeit insignificant.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • She let me run around, albeit reluctantly, with her husband, Big Richard, whom I worshiped.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • The one good thing about being an officer in Omori was that one was exempt from slave labor, albeit at the painful cost of half of the standard ration.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Someone has begun to repaint the house, planted rosebushes in the garden, a missing chunk of the garden’s east-facing wall has been replaced, albeit a little clumsily.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • He was an exceptionally spiritual man, albeit one in constant conflict with the Church.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • I never thought my own problems would very shortly mirror, albeit briefly, those of Edmond Dantes and the hopelessness of his years in the grim island fortress of Chateau dTf.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Shylock, albeit I neither lend nor borrow By taking nor by giving of excess, Yet, to supply the ripe wants of my friend, I’ll break a custom.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merchant of Venice
  • As the summer wore on, my dad continued to improve, albeit slowly.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Dear John
  • Someone knocking, albeit hesitantly, at the door.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Ashes
  • A Martian, therefore, would weigh three times more than on Mars, albeit his muscular strength would be the same.
    H.G. Wells  --  The War of the Worlds
  • They enabled him to see with almost razor-sharp clarity, albeit in monochrome.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • She noticed that the picture she’d thrown was back in place atop the piano, albeit without the glass.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • Slumped in his wheelchair, the dying director was still breathing, albeit barely, sucking in sputtering gasps.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Harry was even glad to see him, because he was company, albeit of a snide and taunting kind.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Each was more fair and noble than any human Eragon had seen, albeit in a rarefied, exotic manner.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Odd as it seemed, Beth had the strange feeling that this was almost a date, albeit one with a ten-year-old chaperone.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • I’m still on the board of directors of quite a large corporation, albeit in a passive role.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • When Lacy saw these same infants a week later at their regular checkups, they had turned into ordinary-albeit tiny-people.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Dr. Kemp’s solar lamp was lit, albeit the sky was still bright with the sunset light, and his blinds were up because there was no offence of peering outsiders to require them pulled down.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Invisible Man
  • Artemis was the closest thing Butler had to a friend, and Butler was the closest Artemis had to a father, albeit one who obeyed orders.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • But he opposes to me—with a young man’s over-softness, albeit wise beyond his years—that it were wronging the very nature of woman to force her to lay open her heart’s secrets in such broad daylight, and in presence of so great a multitude.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Scarlet Letter
  • Surely an orangutan would smell of prey to a hyena, albeit a strange one, one to be remembered afterwards for producing stupendous hairballs, nonetheless better-tasting than an exhaust pipe and well worth looking out for when near trees.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • (To the monk): Father, this is the matter of the letter:— (All come near her, and she reads aloud): ’Lady, The Cardinal’s wish is law; albeit It be to you unwelcome.
    Edmond Rostand  --  Cyrano de Bergerac
  • It’s a kind of nicotine–rich seaweed that the ocean supplies me, albeit sparingly.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • At the same time that I was walking down a runway at the mall, modeling winter clothes, my sister Kirsten would also be in front of a crowd, albeit for a different reason.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Just Listen
  • We looked at each other and hope stirred, albeit cautiously, making us cheerful.
    Kamala Markandaya  --  Nectar in a Sieve
  • Would I truly become a goddess—albeit a baby factory goddess—should I actually find my way to the Celestial Kingdom?Would my spirit be happier wandering the Terrestrial Kingdom—planet Earth—forever?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned
  • —Directly, said he, creaking to go, albeit lingering.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Is there any need to say that Don Lorenzo enjoyed hearing himself praised by Don Quixote, albeit he looked upon him as a madman? power of flattery, how far-reaching art thou, and how wide are the bounds of thy pleasant jurisdiction!
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • His fatigue from acting as Rob’s social secretary causes some mishaps, albeit unintentional.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • I had lapsed into a stupid state; but I was recovering a little and looking forward to Steerforth, albeit Mr. Creakle loomed behind him.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • ’Fair enough,’ said Harry, albeit puzzled, as he turned to open the door.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • Without concern for his own well-being, and with sword glinting, he slashed his way through Redd’s soldiers, who looked like ordinary playing cards (albeit larger) when unengaged, but who now fanned out as if the hand of a giant poker player was spreading them across the green baize of a gaming table.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • Perhaps only because her mother was there, she remained calm, bent her face to her so that she would not look round and said, albeit hurriedly and with a tremor in her voice: "Come on, let’s go back in the living room for a while?"
    Franz Kafka  --  Metamorphosis
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