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  • China recently emerged as a world power.
  • The idea emerged at a Student Council meeting.
  • She emerged from the woods.
  • Democracy emerged in Greece 2,500 years ago.

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  • The whirlwinds of revolt will continue to shake the foundations of our nation until the bright day of justice emerges.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.  --  I Have a Dream
  • I see the soft figure of a woman emerge from the shadows.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • I think there’s a pattern emerging.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • But I find comfort in it, in the idea of a pattern, of a narrative of my life taking shape, like a photograph in a darkroom, a story that slowly emerges and affirms the good I have always wanted to see in myself.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • Ella emerged from the dining room.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • At some point in the process, Mack attempted to emerge from his own pain and grief, at least with his family.
    William P. Young  --  The Shack

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  • he composed his face slowly, holding her hand a long time and forming sentences that did not emerge.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • And then one day you emerged from the coma.
    Robert Cormier  --  After the First Death
  • They emerged at last from the ravine into the full sunlight.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • she felt an emerging kinship with him
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Guardian
  • But whatever the reason, this question had just somehow emerged, as unexpected to me as I knew it was to her.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Lock and Key
  • And that’s when Wally emerged from his shell.
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • I explained our position, and that we certainly could not hope to emerge from the cave in daylight, unseen.
    John Wyndham  --  The Chrysalids
  • Bit by bit, straining my short patience to its utmost limit, the story of Hiram Wallace emerged.
    Katherine Paterson  --  Jacob Have I Loved
  • ...certain realizations emerged, as if they too had a life, a schedule urging them into the realm of conscious knowledge.
    Gish Jen  --  Typical American
  • Ender emerged at the top of the soldier efficiencies list.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • I can sense the emergence of danger before I see it.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • Then leaders emerged, then laws were made, then codes came into being.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Grapes of Wrath
  • And from the middle of the misty, domed web, a spider the size of a small elephant emerged, very slowly.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • That’s when a deer emerged from the bushes.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • I walked to the chair and sat down, Jamie emerging a moment later.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Walk to Remember
  • For a moment the place was lifeless, and then two men emerged from the path and came into the opening by the green pool.
    John Steinbeck  --  Of Mice and Men
  • She emerged from the house minutes later with...
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Notebook
  • As it emerged into the moonshine I saw what it was.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  • When he emerged, it was with a young Arab, dressed in white and gold.
    Paulo Coelho  --  The Alchemist
  • They... watched as it emerged into a patch of moonlight.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • The smokestack and the ominous black curl emerging from it, dissipating against the bright blue sky, reminded her of something.
    Jane Yolen  --  The Devils Arithmetic
  • A quote from St. Gregory of Nyssa emerged from his memory most unexpectedly.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • The memories are there—they must come out, they must emerge, they cannot be allowed to fester any longer.
    Robert Cormier  --  I Am the Cheese
  • on emerging from the sewer, he was arrested.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • And there were the dementors. They were emerging out of the darkness from every direction,
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • A glorious rainbow emerged from the mist over the whirling chasm.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Outside, the first stars were beginning to emerge, and the car’s headlights swept the curves of the road.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • ...all that night I wrestled with Satan, and I emerged victorious.
    William Faulkner  --  As I Lay Dying
  • The patrolman emerged into the glaring daylight.
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • A new business emerged — cattle, pigs, and chickens started being stuffed full of corn in large factory-type operations called feedlots.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • ...pieces had kept emerging, like bits of wood floating up to the surface that only hint at the shipwreck below.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Just Listen
  • The counterman emerged from the kitchen at the rear and sized them up expertly.
    Natalie Babbitt  --  Tuck Everlasting
  • One moment he was dedicated and pure and devoted; the next he wallowed in filth; and the next he groveled in shame and emerged rededicated.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • It’s Cedric, emerging from his room and blocking the doorway.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • Most of them were freshmen and had been in Leon’s class only a month or so but the teacher’s pattern had already emerged.
    Robert Cormier  --  The Chocolate War
  • He stood with the horses and watched the wedding party emerge from the church.
    Cormac McCarthy  --  All the Pretty Horses
  • I could see them as they emerged from the gangway and came toward us along the keel catwalk.
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • Over the years, a different kind of marriage emerged.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Message in a Bottle
  • But her intended scream never emerges.
    Haruki Murakami  --  After Dark
  • She loitered near the doors of saloons and watched men emerge from them.
    Stephen Crane  --  Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
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