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  • How many vengeful spirits roam these tunnels?
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Cool Girl and Loved Wife and Unloved Wife and Vengeful Scorned Wife.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Sebastian was gone, for the moment at least, but still she felt torn apart, bitter and angry and vengeful and sad.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Or at least they weren’t predatory and vengeful.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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  • "The pigeons, insulted and vengeful, hounded the man until he was nearly mad—following him wherever he went, picking at his clothes, pulling his hair, fouling his food with their hind-feathers, tapping on his windows at night so he couldn’t sleep—until one day he fell to his knees and cried, ’0 pigeons!
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • I thought of the many ways we’ve legalized vengeful and cruel punishments, how we’ve allowed our victimization to justify the victimization of others.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Tehlu watches over us, but he is vengeful.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • The world has come to an end, my mother is out there with the street gangs, crazier than ever, my sister has been kidnapped by vengeful angels, and I’m concerned that my hair is greasy and my breath smells bad.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • Then she descended into the waiting arms of three powerful Executives, all of them grinning with vengeful excitement.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • He was a vengeful man, a hateful man.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game

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  • The meeting was full of strange crosscurrents: the nostalgic Piedmont, the religious Piedmont, the authoritarian Piedmont, the paternal Piedmont, and the one I would come to know most intimately—the vengeful Piedmont.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • Even as the angry, vengeful thoughts boiled through me, I saw the sin of them.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • I know myself to be vengeful, greedy, secretive and sly.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • A forgotten son, a vengeful mother, a brother with a long shadow, a strange mutation.
    Victoria Aveyard  --  Red Queen
  • Now the vengeful urge no longer had sure footing.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • There are hurtful, vengeful spirits layin’ hands on these children.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
  • The woman became nothing but a monster, vengeful and inhuman.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • Even as he cried from the pain, Ender could not help but take vengeful pleasure in the murmurs he heard rising through the barracks.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • And all the time, I was weighing the possibility of the Taliban coming in on some vengeful attack in retribution for yesterday’s bombardment.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Desecrated as the body is, a vengeful ghost survives and hovers over it to scare.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • Hera can be vengeful.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Yet this Catalan has eyes that glisten like those of the vengeful Spaniards, Sicilians, and Calabrians, and the other has fists big enough to crush an ox at one blow.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • The retribution that followed every vengeful success was so sweeping and majestic that the boys always retired from the field badly worsted.
    Mark Twain  --  The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
  • Oh, if only God did not seem so furious and vengeful!
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • I fixed the woman’s receding back with a vengeful stare.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • She was vengeful and violent.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Son of Neptune
  • She was a malicious and vengeful woman, I knew that.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid’s Tale
  • He was a glowering, vengeful, disillusioned Indian who hated foreigners with names like Cathcart, Korn, Black and Havermeyer and wished they’d all go back to where their lousy ancestors had come from.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • They cleaned houses and washed clothes, they shined shoes, and in quiet desperation and vengeful pride, they stole, and lived in pursuit of their own dream.
    August Wilson  --  Fences
  • She could tick them off—lazy, vengeful, lustful, unsatisfied, greedy, ambitious.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • It looked at you with a vengeful aspect.
    Joseph Conrad  --  Heart of Darkness
  • Show her that this is Your kind, vengeful hand at work and-
    Stephen King  --  Carrie
  • The morning after that combat, Hugo got up with a heart filled with vengeful purposes against the King.
    Mark Twain  --  The Prince and The Pauper
  • So on that day, Wu Tsing, fearful of my mother’s vengeful spirit, wore the coarsest of white cotton mourning clothes.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • In the dark land they bide, the vengeful knights of the razor.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • He killed Tom Black, the vengeful demon who rode horses to death.
    Hal Borland  --  When the Legends Die
  • There was nothing vengeful about him either, no fury, no outrage.
    William Faulkner  --  Light in August
  • The man’s eyes, however, although gray like Peter’s, were those of a total stranger, filled with a hatred and a vengefulness that were almost otherworldly.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • I saw the Judge smiling with what I took to be a vengeful relish.
    Robert Penn Warren  --  All the King’s Men
  • And so we were born in the spirit of the vengeful Lord, no longer His lambs.
    Julia Alvarez  --  In the Time of the Butterflies
  • I was in a vengeful and near savage state.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • He was startled, almost frightened, by her sudden voice, and he wanted, in some vengeful reflex of exasperation, to ask her what she had said.
    James Agee  --  A Death in the Family
  • He had very little brains, it is true, but he had plenty of muscle: surely, if she provided the thought, and he the manly energy and pluck, together they could outwit the astute diplomatist, and save the hostage from his vengeful hands, without imperilling the life of the noble leader of that gallant little band of heroes.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • He snatched the speech out of Yoyo’s hands, held it before the girl’s wide eyes, a vengeful, mad look in his own, and then once, twice, three, four, countless times, he tore the speech into shreds.
    Julia Alvarez  --  How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
  • The man grabbed his hat and rushed from the room, apparently determined upon a vengeful drunk.
    Stephen Crane  --  Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
  • Everyone knew there was nothing worse than a vengeful ghost.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter’s Daughter
  • Sullen, brutish, vengeful; a mind that exists at a sub-rational level, yet cunning, slippery and evasive.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • The Lord was wise and omnipotent, but He was also a vengeful God who let no bad deed go unpunished.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • (vengefully) Den I’ll be de one to smash de glass.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  The Iceman Cometh
  • He came to me now furious, wronged, and vengeful.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
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