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  • Just to be thorough, she peeks in to make sure there are no stragglers, or kids trying to avoid the mass exodus.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • Packed up their camper on the afternoon of the sixth day with everything they could fit and hit the road, joining a mass exodus to somewhere else, because anywhere else seemed safer for some reason.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • With each exodus, the odds of Cassie not being in this group increased.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • This was the biggest exodus in Pashtun history.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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  • After the war there was a minor exodus of peculiars to America.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • The only explanation which I could think of for this mass exodus was that I had somehow disturbed the wolves so seriously they had felt impelled to abandon their den.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • For the Chancellor, nothing could justify setting fire to the Eden Tree, the sapling that had been carried onto Phoenix right before the Exodus.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • Exodus 1:1 Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.
    The Bible  --  Exodus
  • They darted along the storefronts—most left wide open during the mass exodus—and turned into the first skinny alley between shops.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • Since my father and Hershel were the most likely ones to be taken, they decided to join the exodus and head back to Narewka.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box

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  • Exodus
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • Most of the parking lot has emptied out by this point; for as slow as the traffic moves into this place in the morning, the afternoon exodus takes no time at all.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • I had worked them into a frenzy in the days preceding our exodus from the island.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • About noon the exodus from camp began.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • Others, clearly thankful for a reason to leave, joined me in the exodus.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • The great visitor exodus came as a relief to Nila.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • They face north, toward a new land, a neverending exodus.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • As a rule, a recess meant a general exodus, but today people weren’t moving.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • With the camp population drastically diminished by the exodus, Louie had no crowds to hide in.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • At the height of the exodus, as many as eight million Afghans were living abroad as refugees.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • Her grandfather droned on and on about the plagues and the exodus from Egypt.
    Jane Yolen  --  The Devils Arithmetic
  • Last night there was no exodus, so tonight before the sundown I took away my garlic and other things.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • The artillery captain broke first, and after that the exodus started.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • A mass exodus of women and children, along with the Varden’s elders, streamed out of Tronjheim.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
  • A police exodus.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Jamie was trembling, alone in the space left by the exodus.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • And as the last few cars pass, a mass exodus of young men and women in dark clothing hurl themselves from the moving cars, some dropping and rolling, others stumbling a few steps before regaining their balance.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • A business-suited exodus emptied the train when we hit 110th Street, the last outpost of affluent Manhattan, and we were finally able to sit down.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • The Irish coven continued the exodus.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Why was no one trying to give heart to people and stop this mass exodus?
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • Our histories only say that his homeland was far to the south, beyond the Beors, and that his exodus was the result of war and famine.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Dozens of kids had minor cuts and bruises from the mass exodus, scores were hyperventilating or hysterical, and even more were in shock.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • I couldn’t have these insane gods killing loads of innocent people just because I was in their midst; and if we tried to join the exodus, we’d only get stuck or crushed in a stampede.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • But when shells began falling in the streets for the first time, they fled to the cellars, and that night the exodus of women, children and old people from the city began.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • But whether these would-be emigrants didn’t bribe Boarderland’s border officials generously enough, or Redd had anticipated an exodus among the cowards of the population and made an agreement with King Arch, no one was able to leave.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • When the crowd realised that the sheriff was departing, a general exodus began.
    William Faulkner  --  Light in August
  • The white exodus was on.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • In what order of precedence, with what attendant ceremony was the exodus from the house of bondage to the wilderness of inhabitation effected?
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Sinita grabbed her towel and soap dish from her night table and joined the exodus.
    Julia Alvarez  --  In the Time of the Butterflies
  • There was an earlier exodus this year of people who were anybody to the watering places and Europe.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • What people in an exodus fear most immediately is that those in positions of authority will long since have fled, leaving us in charge of our own chaos.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • He mounted the steps from the garden in haste, eager that some prey should not elude him, and forced his way through the crowd in the hall and past the two jesuits who stood watching the exodus and bowing and shaking hands with the visitors.
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • Nearly all the labourers on Flintcomb-Ash farm intended flight, and early in the morning there was a general exodus in the direction of the town, which lay at a distance of from ten to a dozen miles over hilly country.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d’Urbervilles
  • I sat on a cold boulder and wondered if my presence had sparked some mass exodus.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • She had become part of the exodus without entirely registering the enormity and strangeness of it.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • She had been part of the exodus that ended with the founding of Macondo, dragged along by her family in order to separate her from the man who had raped her at fourteen and had continued to love her until she was twenty-two, but who never made up his mind to make the situation public because he was a man apart.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  One Hundred Years of Solitude
  • Somewhere, long ago, he had seen a century-old newsreel of such an exodus.
    Arthur C. Clarke  --  Childhood’s End
  • …of terrific and incredulous excretion like the sweat of fear or anguish: how he had found her, dragged her out of whatever two dimensional backwater (the very name of which, town or village, she either had never known or the shock of her exodus from it had driven the name forever from her mind and memory) her mentality had been capable of coercing food and shelter from, and married her, held her very hand doubtless while she made the laborious cross on the register before she even…
    William Faulkner  --  Absalom, Absalom!
  • This trail and crossing were unknown except to Indians before the Mormon exodus.
    Zane Grey  --  The Heritage of the Desert
  • A great exodus of freighters was taking place that day.
    Zane Grey  --  The Thundering Herd
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