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  • I made up names of databases, I put in quotes from students who didn’t exist (Paige Turner and Art T. Ficial), and devoted a paragraph—deep in the story—to the "special shelves" where all the banned and challenged books were held.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • The National Unwind Database.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • There were a few I had to use the feds’ database for.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • 6 seconds for Cinder’s scanner to measure the points of his face and link his image to the net database.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder

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  • Landers ran Erlene Barlowe’s name through every database the TBI had.
    Scott Pratt  --  An Innocent Client
  • Just as Bod’s name was not to be found on the school databases.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • Puller said, "Let me have copies and I’ll get them run through the federal databases too."
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • She used to work for the Department of Defense, but got fired when she refused to register me in the IAAN database.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • In what may seem a futile gesture to many, the Art Loss Database The story was continued on the next page; but just then Mrs. Barbour came into the room and I had to put the newspaper down.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • The blood database.
    Victoria Aveyard  --  Red Queen

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  • The local committee had millions of scans in its database.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • A database review by Times researcher Nona Yates showed that publishing their full names would make Enrique readily identifiable to authorities.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • He did his learning through his desk at home, tapping into libraries and databases, studying and thinking and, above all, talking to Valentine.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • Dial into the BBC database, will you?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • A search of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office database turns up more than seventeen thousand patents involving HeLa cells.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • The black Audi outside had been rented in a false name with false credit card numbers, and the prints in the car matched nothing in the Interpol database.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • The questionnaires were long and involved, and over time Hofstede was able to develop an enormous database for analyzing the ways in which cultures differ from one another.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • The family was so extensive that he was forced to create a database in his iBook.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • What kind of a database has three billion records, Barney?
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • I’d started work on a database with all the books listed by title, author, and subject, like the real library, but it wasn’t finished yet.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • Blue Team had their databases and matrixes and methodologies for systematically understanding the intentions and capabilities of the enemy.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • Know thine enemy was Artemis’s motto, so he immersed himself in the lore of the People until he had compiled a huge database on their characteristics.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Or some sort of database?
    James Patterson  --  The Angel Experiment
  • It’s always present, a gigantic subconscious database of poetry (and fiction, since she’s read that, too).
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • As we talked, in fact, there were several key moments when he seemed to probe me for information, to find out what I knew, so he could add it to his own formidable database.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • Most databases have a search function built in—libraries, museums, universities, governments.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Not knowing how to reference the tri-county library database quickly in the event of a system crash: now that would be a problem.
    Sarah Dessen  --  The Truth About Forever
  • David Petrakis My Lab Partner is writing a database program to track who got in where.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • The Boston Times had an excellent database of articles published in previous years from a variety of magazines.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Message in a Bottle
  • Officer Romanello had wanted information on Richard Franklin, and though he’d searched the database without success, he knew he’d heard the name before.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Guardian
  • Now it was just a matter of time before the doctors and nurses looked through the missing-persons database to find him.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • Salander did not want to be an official entry in all the databases.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • It escapes… *–% rest of letter page 86-88 not in database because could not be read.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • She knows that my father now has a mistake logged against him in the permanent database.
    Ally Condie  --  Matched
  • My database was eventually used to design a uniform product that eliminated the flaws inherent in wood.
    Phil Robertson  --  Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as the Duck Commander
  • He uploads it to the CIC database-the Library, formerly the Library of Congress, but no one calls it that anymore.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • It made available a database of the test answers for every CPS student from third grade through seventh grade from 1993 to 2000.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • We still flag Salander for monitoring whenever she turns up in any database, and I saw to it that Bjurman became her new guardian.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • The Oxford English Dictionary now has to maintain a New York office to keep its database and publications current with American usage.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • The office kept an electronic database of every voter and potential voter we encountered, and then those that it reached through regular mailers.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  Native Speaker
  • One aid group, innocently trying to gather names of local people for a database, asked for the names not only of men in each household, but also of women and girls.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • They had databases of all the really enormous amounts of stuff, comets, asteroids, bits, pieces, minor moons, rocks and just general debris, that filled the system.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • They don’t seem to know much of anything about me, except that I’m young and that when they run my fingerprints they don’t find a match in their databases.
    Marie Lu  --  Legend
  • "And finally, Front Three: The Progress Reports: We’re going to hack into the faculty computer network and use their grading database to send out letters to Kevin et al.’s families saying that they are failing some of their classes."
    John Green  --  Looking for Alaska
  • Our database has been analyzed by researchers James Pennebaker and Cynthia Chung at the University of Texas using their so-called Meaning Extraction Method, which scanned the more than seventeen million words in the essays, finding that writers used seventy-one thousand different words.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe II
  • "For six hundred dollars a month, Mortenson rented a small wood-paneled office space in a nondescript building a block from Bozeman’s Main Street, and hired four employees to schedule his speaking engagements, produce a newsletter, maintain a website, and manage CAI’s growing database of donors.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • For now it just means that we have an example in the database.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • Have you been able to access the tri-country database with my password?
    Sarah Dessen  --  The Truth About Forever
  • Each family member was given his or her own document in the database.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • We would like to know why you are attempting to hack one of our classified databases?
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
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