Jove drew Hector away from the darts and dust, with the carnage and din of battle;
Homer -- The Iliad
Helene and I walk past the youngest students, four classes of maskless Yearlings, who will have the clearest view of the carnage.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
I couldn’t stop the pictures in my head, explosions like a flash-bang grenade was going off behind my eyes: carnage in the street, bodies on the floor of a pizza shop, a movie theater, the county fair.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
His father points at some random carnage on the news.
Neal Shusterman -- Unwind
He pressed the cloth tighter to his nose and mouth and forced himself to look away from the carnage.
James Dashner -- The Kill Order
"Three days later my predecessor retired to civilian life, and the Minister issued a press statement: ’The Department of Mines and Resources is determined to do everything in its power to curb the carnage being wreaked upon the deer population by hordes of wolves.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
Burnt gets up and walks away from the carnage.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
Through the scene of destruction I hear a scratching noise, something separate from the carnage on Lorien.
Pittacus Lore -- I Am Number Four
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She was staring in amazement at the carnage of fruit, mangled corpses, and broken tree limbs.
Rick Riordan -- The Trials of Apollo
A woman who had somehow evaded police lines and tumbled through the snow too close to the carnage was sick and had to be helped away.
Judy Blume -- In the Unlikely Event
Despite the carnage, perhaps it was good that magic had vanished.
Sarah J. Maas -- Throne of Glass
Randall’s girlfriend returned to find the carnage and called the police.
Scott Pratt -- An Innocent Client
The place smells to him of carnage.
Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See
I would often come in his yard to find the carcass of a deer strung from a tree, the carnage of the hunt in evidence all around, guts littering the ground, and Ted sitting proudly on a lawn chair.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
And so the carnage begins, beneath Floss’s narrow, watchful and impassive eye: "I had to appear cold and indifferent to events that must have wrung the heart of anyone possessed of human feelings.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
Once only, when you need us, destruction, waste, carnage shall answer.
Rick Riordan -- The Blood of Olympus
Has any act of selfishness ever equaled the carnage perpetrated by disciples of altruism?
Ayn Rand -- The Fountainhead
When first period ended, our English teacher, Mr. de Milo, came outside to inspect the carnage.
Rick Riordan -- The Sea of Monsters
The helicopter pilot fought for control, unaware of the carnage behind him but certainly aware of the raging fires around and above him.
Marcus Luttrell -- Lone Survivor
I had turned loose into the world a depraved wretch, whose delight was in carnage and misery; had he not murdered my brother?
Mary Shelley -- Frankenstein
He saw the carnage.
Mitch Albom -- The Five People You Meet in Heaven
There was no escape from the carnage that surrounded him.
Christopher Paolini -- Eragon
I watched as the worlds of blacks and whites smashed together in newsrooms and threw off chunks of human carnage that landed at my feet.
James McBride -- The Color of Water
The lid was decorated even more intricately than the sides-with scenes of carnage and power.
Rick Riordan -- The Battle of the Labyrinth
The colors of the carnage were grotesquely bright: the crimson wetness on the rough and dusty fabric, the ripped shreds of grass, startlingly green, in the boy’s yellow hair.
Lois Lowry -- The Giver
Though they were still fairly evenly matched with the enemy, they huddled together like the last survivors of a massacre, as if they hoped the enemy would overlook them in the carnage.
Orson Scott Card -- Ender’s Game
He worries he’s going to vomit and disgrace himself, confirm Amra’s view of him, of them—the wealthy, wide-eyed exiles—come home to gawk at the carnage now that the boogeymen have left.
Khaled Hosseini -- And The Mountains Echoed
In the midst of the carnage, we looked to Valentine to lead us.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Ashes
All around them was carnage.
Rick Riordan -- The Lost Hero
The mass has not been said there since the carnage.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
Those who had entered a little too quickly into the carnage and destruction had trouble adapting to life during peacetime.
Frank Beddor -- The Looking Glass Wars
They were affecting the course of human events too much, causing too much carnage.
Rick Riordan -- The Lightning Thief
The carnage was not as widespread as the southern wars on this continent, but more devastating in its own way.
Stephenie Meyer -- Breaking Dawn
To Mr. Lorry, the Doctor communicated under an injunction of secrecy on which he had no need to dwell, that the crowd had taken him through a scene of carnage to the prison of La Force.
Charles Dickens -- A Tale of Two Cities
Then I to him, "The rout and the great carnage that colored the Arbia red cause such orison to be made in our temple."
Dante Alighieri -- Dante’s Inferno
Penelope has been kept upstairs away from the carnage and will not believe Eurykleia when she tells her that Odysseus has killed all the suitors.
Homer -- The Odyssey
In short it was a continual carnage throughout the empire.
Voltaire -- Candide
For numbers and for carnage it was an Austerlitz or Dresden.
Henry David Thoreau -- Walden
The nurse steered him down a back corridor to the emergency room, where Roy was relieved to find no chaos or carnage.
Carl Hiassen -- Hoot
They are reluctant to believe so much carnage could be the work of one individual.
Stephenie Meyer -- Eclipse
There must be some mistake, please let there be a mistake, she thought, even as she looked around at the carnage and felt Peter’s name swell like a sob in her throat.
Jodi Picoult -- Nineteen Minutes
It’s remarkable, in fact, that the majority, indeed, of these benefactors and leaders of humanity were guilty of terrible carnage.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- Crime and Punishment
Perhaps the simplest way to reduce future carnage would be to ban bottled oxygen except for emergency medical use.
Jon Krakauer -- Into Thin Air
It was three days since the Varden and dwarves had fought the Urgals for possession of Tronjheim, the mile-high, conical city nestled in the center of Farthen Dur, but the battlefield was still strewn with carnage.
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
It has been a terrible carnage, we know.
T. H. White -- The Once and Future King
C#96 CHAPTER 96 Mal’akh stood in his hallway and surveyed the carnage around him.
Dan Brown -- The Lost Symbol
The carnage had only ceased at this late hour of the day because there were other more interesting sights for the people to witness, a little while before the final closing of the barricades for the night.
Baroness Orczy -- The Scarlet Pimpernel
And fear struck him: If Idaho suspects me or grows impatient—if he doesn’t wait and go exactly where I told him—Jessica and Paul will not be saved from the carnage.