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  • He was the conductor of the Prague Philharmonic at twentyfour, and now he’s the artistic director for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and runs that very same program in Venezuela that gave him his start.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • In minutes she had helped with a query from a small jewelry maker in Prague, had checked out the maker’s website, had found the work intriguing and wonderful and had said so, aloud and in a zing, which produced an astronomical Conversion Rate and a Retail Raw, in ten minutes, of 52,098 euros.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Many of the drawings were now displayed at the Jewish Museum in Prague.
    Karen Levine  --  Hana’s Suitcase
  • All winter the Opel roves occupied territories, cities that Jutta recorded in their radio log coming to life—Prague, Minsk, Ljubljana.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See

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  • I attended Catholic schools with mystical names like the Infant of Prague and the Annunciation, as Dad transferred from Marine base to desolate Marine base, or when we retired to my mother’s family home in Atlanta when the nation called my father to war.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • He said that he had no illusions about what Hitler think of the intellectuals but he said that in other places like Vienna and Prague many teachers in the universities was permitted to continue their work, and he thought that he and Casimir would too.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • ) "Fantastic," I kept saying, in my affable new talking-to-Kitsey voice, "it all looks great," although given her family and its history with water, it did seem odd that she wasn’t interested in Vienna or Paris or Prague or any destination, actually, that wasn’t a literal island in the middle of the freaking ocean.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • "Prague," said Sebastian.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • Fortunately, she’d just graduated and was headed to Prague this summer, so it was all theirs for the night.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • I have come incognito from Prague for the purpose of consulting you.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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  • There was a little old piano, too, that had tin pans in it, I reckon, and nothing was ever so lovely as to hear the young ladies sing "The Last Link is Broken" and play "The Battle of Prague" on it.
    Mark Twain  --  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Mam tells us, That’s the Baby Jesus, the Infant of Prague, and if ye ever need anything pray to Him.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela’s Ashes
  • Once when I was abroad I went into Bohemia, and from Prague I sent Antonia some photographs of her native village.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • Dee himself had told the story of the greatest of all the Golems, the Red Golem of Prague, to Mary Shelley one cold winter’s evening when she, Lord Byron, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and the mysterious Dr. Polidori were visiting his castle in Switzerland in 1816.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • She hadn’t seen him since Prague, when they’d left things as bad as they’d started them.
    Sarah Dessen  --  This Lullaby
  • Their master had received his death-wound on the battlefield of Prague far away over the sea.
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • The sisters began to play the Battle of Prague.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • Bonos dies, Sir Toby: for as the old hermit of Prague, that never saw pen and ink, very wittily said to a niece of King Gorboduc, ’That that is, is’; so I, being master parson, am master parson: for what is that but that? and is but is?
    William Shakespeare  --  Twelfth Night
  • …the terrain he covered-ranging from Afrikaans to Hindi to Japanese to Welsh-and the details of the story often changed, its basic premise was the same: A solitary man blessed with fear some physical abilities and armed with a curious assemblage of weaponry crossed continents on a mysterious quest that led him to headwear merchants the world over-whether a peddler of knitted caps operating from a tent in a North African Bedouin encampment or an exclusive hat shop in the heart of Prague.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • In the old days-in Berlin, Prague, Vienna-they were called ’final payments.’
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • She stayed with him a week, until she was well again, then went back to her town, some hundred and twenty-five miles from Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • What Ole Jenson the grocer says to Ezra Stowbody the banker is the new law for London, Prague, and the unprofitable isles of the sea; whatsoever Ezra does not know and sanction, that thing is heresy, worthless for knowing and wicked to consider.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • At that moment Seneca Doane, the radical lawyer, and Dr. Kurt Yavitch, the histologist (whose report on the destruction of epithelial cells under radium had made the name of Zenith known in Munich, Prague, and Rome), were talking in Doane’s library.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Babbitt
  • Immediate options are Prague, Venice, Budapest, Amsterdam, Brussels, London, and Berlin.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • It’s all the same to me-Budapest, Bucharest, Munich, Prague, Barcelona.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Celia hasn’t spoken to her son since the Soviet tanks stormed Prague four years ago.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • No doubt through Prague.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • During the eighteenth century, a group of Agents based in Prague argued that they existed in larger numbers than anyone imagined.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • A long time ago I was in the ancient city of Prague and at the same time Joseph Alsop, the justly famous critic of places and events, was there.
    John Steinbeck  --  Travels with Charley
  • Warsaw, Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade, Bucharest and Sofia, all these famous cities and the populations around them lie in what I must call the Soviet sphere, and all are subject in one form or another, not only to Soviet influence but to a very high and, in some cases, increasing measure of control from Moscow.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech
  • Warsaw, Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade, Bucharest and Sofia, all these famous cities and the populations around them lie in what I must call the Soviet sphere, and all are subject in one form or another, not only to Soviet influence but to a very high and, in many cases, increasing measure of control from Moscow.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Sinews of Peace Speech
  • Prague.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Should he call her back to Prague for good?
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • Sing something, anything but the Battle of Prague.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • Joe and I flew home to America on the same plane, and on the way he told me about Prague, and his Prague had no relation to the city I had seen and heard.
    John Steinbeck  --  Travels with Charley
  • This was Miss Maria’s return for George’s rudeness about the Battle of Prague.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • Joe and I flew home to America on the same plane, and on the way he told me about Prague, and his Prague had no relation to the city I had seen and heard.
    John Steinbeck  --  Travels with Charley
  • Only two days ago, he had feared that if he invited her to Prague she would offer him up her life.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • It was Sabina he turned to when he needed to find a job for Tereza in Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • When Dubcek returned with them to Prague, he gave a speech over the radio.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • The days she walked through the streets of Prague taking pictures of Russian soldiers and looking danger in the face were the best of her life.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • She’ll be much less of a difficulty there than she was in Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • She invited Tomas to come and see her new studio, and assured him it did not differ greatly from the one he had known in Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • They had been in Zurich for six or seven months when he came home late one evening to find a letter on the table telling him she had left for Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • Yes, it was unbearable for him to stay in Zurich imagining Tereza living on her own in Prague.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • From the very beginning of the occupation, Russian military airplanes had flown over Prague all night long.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • He had gone back to Prague because of her.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • She had known his music from the time a string quartet from Prague had visited their town.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • She had suddenly recalled that the house where they had lived in Prague before her parents were divorced was number six.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • If ever you should happen to come to Prague… .
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
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