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  • It was in the sequel to the first Harry Potter book.
  • They were so confident Lord of the Rings would be successful, they filmed some of the sequels with the first film.
  • I want to write you a sequel, Hazel Grace, but I’m just so damned tired all the time.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • They fight all the time, so I figured that the movie was at least something different, which it wasn’t because it was a sequel.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower

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  • I prefer to think of it as a story that’s waiting for an appropriately uplifting sequel."
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Such incidents never had any sequel.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • Nothing more stupid than that could have been devised, or more disastrous for the army, as the sequel showed.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • Quite so; but the sequel was rather unusual.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • —The sequel to the strange arrival of the derelict in the storm last night is almost more startling than the thing itself.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • The young men burst into a laugh, and as may be supposed, the affair had no other sequel.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers

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  • He drank the spirits and impatiently bade us go; terminating his command with a sequel of horrid imprecations too bad to repeat or remember.
    Emily Bronte  --  Wuthering Heights
  • The thing is common in that fishery; and in the sequel of the narrative, it will then be seen what like abandonment befell myself.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • As will be seen later on, Pygmalion needs, not a preface, but a sequel, which I have supplied in its due place.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Pygmalion
  • The Reverend Dodgson published a sequel to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland entitled Through the Looking-Glass.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • —But is there no sequel at the heels of this mother’s admiration?
    William Shakespeare  --  Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
  • I remember toying for some time with the idea of writing a sequel to Inkheart, and I didn’t want to do without those two.
    Cornelia Funke  --  Inkheart
  • I did not ask what she meant by "all being over," but I suppose she referred to the expected decease of her mother and the gloomy sequel of funeral rites.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • To this retreat he descended as soon as the house was quiet, and Zeena’s steady breathing from the bed had assured him that there was to be no sequel to the scene in the kitchen.
    Edith Wharton  --  Ethan Frome
  • Theodule had no excessive taste for this sort of spying; but he was much touched by the ten louis, and he thought he saw a chance for a possible sequel.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Millennium Challenge, the sequel, was won by Blue Team in a rout.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • Its sources are things long before in mind, or in some cases already written, and little or nothing in it was modified by the war that began in 1939 or its sequels.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Here ended the narrative; but next morning Fritz drew me aside, and confided to me a most remarkable sequel, in these words: ’There was something very extraordinary about that albatross, father.
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • Her companions first set about fully reviving her with a little liquor, and then Sir Francis narrated to her what had passed, dwelling upon the courage with which Phileas Fogg had not hesitated to risk his life to save her, and recounting the happy sequel of the venture, the result of Passepartout’s rash idea.
    Jules Verne  --  Around the World in 80 Days
  • We first took them to the bower, where the chief of our country work lay as keeping goats, planting corn, &c and then carried them to the two Englishmen’s habitation, to help them in their business; but happy it was for us all we did not carry them to our castle, as by the sequel will appear.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • How graciously Amy critisized the artistic parts of the story, and offered hints for a sequel, which unfortunately couldn’t be carried out, as the hero and heroine were dead.
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women
  • What my own astonished eyes saw of Bartleby, that is all I know of him, except, indeed, one vague report which will appear in the sequel.
    Herman Melville  --  Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
  • They do sequels.
    James Patterson  --  The Angel Experiment
  • The violent symptoms of primary radiation sickness wore off in time in most patients, but it soon became clear that hibakusha were liable to deeper and far more dangerous sequels from the enormous doses of radiation dealt them by the bomb.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • M,—But then there is no consonancy in the sequel; that suffers under probation: A should follow, but O does.
    William Shakespeare  --  Twelfth Night
  • He knew that the tale was a prelude and his mind waited for the sequel.
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • So will you say when you have seen the sequel.
    William Shakespeare  --  Much Ado About Nothing
  • Was he absorbed in taking in all the bearings of the event and what was best not only now at once to be done, but also in the sequel?
    Herman Melville  --  Billy Budd
  • It was the only dance he knew: the war dance; the natural and inevitable sequel to dressing-up.
    James Vance Marshall  --  Walkabout
  • His well-laid plan had failed, its sequel was problematical; there was still a great chance now that the Scarlet Pimpernel might yet escape, and Chauvelin, with that unreasoning fury, which sometimes assails a strong nature, was longing to vent his rage on somebody.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • In the high-classical culture of Athens, The Iliad, along with its sequel, The Odyssey, was memorized by schoolboys, performed to vast audiences in public arenas, and studied closely by scholars in lectures and monographs.
    Homer  --  The Iliad
  • —Had she not, with a folly which no tongue could express, prevented her marrying the unexceptionable young man who would have made her happy and respectable in the line of life to which she ought to belong—all would have been safe; none of this dreadful sequel would have been.
    Jane Austen  --  Emma
  • Chapter 6 Alexey Alexandrovitch had gained a brilliant victory at the sitting of the Commission of the 17th of August, but in the sequel this victory cut the ground from under his feet.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • —but no proper-spirited American would have considered that a suggestion to be acted on, and the meeting was without a sequel.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • The next day I told myself that the incident was closed, concluded, that there would be no sequel.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • — Gather the sequel by that went before.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Comedy of Errors
  • Well, I guess the sequel; And yet I will not name it; and yet I care not.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Two Gentlemen of Verona
  • For whereas in general the conspirator has to fear before the execution of his plot, in this case he has also to fear the sequel to the crime; because on account of it he has the people for an enemy, and thus cannot hope for any escape.
    Nicolo Machiavelli  --  The Prince
  • She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older: the natural sequel of an unnatural beginning.
    Jane Austen  --  Persuasion
  • We’re in Sweden now, the home of my mother’s ancestors, and I’m working on a second book which is a sequel to this one.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • The schoolroom piano broke into all gruesome fancies; and when that failed there were confabulations in corners, with a sequel of one of them going out in the highest spirits in order to "come in" as something new.
    Henry James  --  The Turn of the Screw
  • As I purpose to show in the sequel whether the white waistcoated gentleman was right or not, I should perhaps mar the interest of this narrative (supposing it to possess any at all), if I ventured to hint just yet, whether the life of Oliver Twist had this violent termination or no.
    Charles Dickens  --  Oliver Twist
  • For hunger is a curious thing: at first it is with you all the time, waking and sleeping and in your dreams, and your belly cries out insistently, and there is a gnawing and a pain as if your very vitals were being devoured, and you must stop it at any cost, and you buy a moment’s respite even while you know and fear the sequel.
    Kamala Markandaya  --  Nectar in a Sieve
  • The sequel of the story may be told in her own language.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Deerslayer
  • And ii the sequel, by the cordiality with which the Princess thanked him, hi had been able to judge of the flavour of the strawberries and of the ripe ness of the pears.
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann’s Way
  • The sequel, ’The Pilgrim Continues His Way,’ is mostly a dissertation in dialogue form on the whys and wherefores of the Jesus Prayer.
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
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