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  • Just weeks before I was to leave Northampton, Nora learned that she had to return to Indonesia.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • I remember a corporal who in his radio code book kept illicit slides of disrobed maidens, a sheaf of which he had salvaged from a bombed-out colonial mansion in Indonesia.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • But Fezzik was a Turkish boy, and people claim the fruit bat from Indonesia is the biggest in the world; try telling that to a Turk sometime.
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • Her brother came back from Indonesia with malaria and she’s been nursing him.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place

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  • —Jakarta, Indonesia, sir.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • What does the moon look like in Indonesia?
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Indonesia.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • First in rank was Commander Arthur Maher, who had survived the sinking of his ship, the Houston, in Indonesia’s Sunda Strait.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Big lizards like the five-foot Komodo dragons of Indonesia have been clocked at thirty miles an hour, fast enough to run down a man.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • They were among the first in their field to discover the existence of the new species of small hominids that were now commonly called Hobbits in Indonesia.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst

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  • So far, the game had been pretty docile, save for a short disagreement over the capital of Indonesia.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Dreamland
  • Taking close-ups of pumas, or maybe a Komodo dragon from Indonesia, just for fun?
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • Indonesia, more or less.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • After disabling the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor, Japanese forces thrust southward toward Australia, overrunning Wake Island, Malaya, Singapore, the Philippines, and what is now Indonesia.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • He talked of farm areas out of production for an indefinite period, and how the South American nations had begun lend-lease shipments to the northern continent, and how Thailand and Indonesia were contributing rice.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • When panels on international health gather, whether in Switzerland, Indonesia, or Boston, they occupy one place and atmosphere.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • In January the whole of Borneo and Indonesia is in the northern system, but in July the division has shifted away up north, so that all of India and Siam, and everything that’s to the south of that, is in the southern system.
    Nevil Shute  --  On the Beach
  • The Japanese are buying, the British, French Indonesia.
    Stephen King  --  Rose Red
  • Probably something I picked up in Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • Between 1973 and 1978, for example, Indonesia vastly increased school attendance.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • The distribution got jugged in Indonesia.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • He ran his hand over a black cassowary carving he’d imported from Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  Black: The Birth of Evil
  • Tyson Foods is planning to build chicken-processing plants in China, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • The governments of Britain, Germany, France, Thailand, Indonesia, Brazil . a dozen others are pulling out the stops.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • Everywhere I went—Haiti, Indonesia, China, Sierra Leone, Kosovo—I saw in the eyes of thousands the same fire for freedom I had first seen in my father’s eyes.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Thus communists have played an important role in the freedom struggles fought in countries such as Malaya, Algeria, and Indonesia, yet none of these States today are communist countries.
    Nelson Mandela  --  I Am Prepared to Die
  • Stripped down to a few major ships, a little more maneuverable, the Enterprise then will swing across the South Pacific, heading for Indonesia, where it will turn north again and start the next cycle of migration.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • Start along the Pacific coast of South America, and you can follow it up north through Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, Central America, Mexico, the western United States, Canada, and Alaska, then around and down through Kamchatka, the Kuriles, Japan, the Philippines, Indonesia, and New Zealand.
    Roger Zelazny  --  My Name is Legion
  • It was to be laced by canals with private landings for power boats, a floating social hall in the middle of an artificial lake, at the bottom of which lay restored galleons, imported from the Bahamas; Atlantean fragments of columns and friezes from the Canaries; real human skeletons from Italy; giant clamshells from Indonesia—all for the entertainment of Scuba enthusiasts.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • Just about every economist would argue that China should stop artificially cheapening its currency, but getting it to do so would not dramatically increase low-skill manufacturing employment in the U.S. Most analyses show that in response to a rising yuan, American manufacturing companies would more likely shift production to other low-wage countries—like Indonesia, Bangladesh, or Mexico—than to U.S. factories.
    Adam Davidson  --  Making It in America
  • What would I need for my journey to Indonesia?
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Nora and I shopped, got facials, or journeyed to other parts of Indonesia—just. the two of us, girl time.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Indonesia offered what seemed like a limitless range of experience, but there was a murky, threatening edge to it.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • He told me too how, in Indonesia, he had been converted to Islam by his friend Bami the cook: giving up pork, fasting during Ramadan, praying to Mecca five times a day.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • After many weeks I was both sad and relieved to say goodbye to Indonesia and head back to the West.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • In Indonesia.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Maybe Indonesia-they have a large population nearby.
    Ted Dekker  --  Black: The Birth of Evil
  • It’s a long haul to Indonesia-make the plans you need in the air if you have to.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • Kara recalled what he’d said about the rash he’d picked up in Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • Or three, he was on his way here, to Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • At the time it was called Irian Jaya, but had recently changed its name to Papua because of some misguided political notion that doing so might further its quest for inde-pendence from Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • In 1947 we began to receive Dutch people who had been prisoners of the Japanese in Indonesia.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • Ninety percent of South Africans spent money on festivals, as did a majority of people in Pakistan, Ivory Coast, and Indonesia.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Half a world away, in Indonesia, a woman continues to control economic assets that she brought into a marriage.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • It was the same woman I had followed to Indonesia, to Zurich, to the Congress Hotel.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • They blocked the air-traffic routes between Indonesia and France.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • Evidently news of the altercations with you in Indonesia have leaked and are causing a stir.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • That’s why you waited for me in Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • "You could have tracked me down in Washington, but you chose to go to Indonesia and wait for me there, because you knew that I would know," Thomas continued.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • They found that these impoverished families spent 4.1 percent of their money on alcohol and tobacco in Papua New Guinea; 5 percent in Udaipur, India; 6 percent in Indonesia; and 8.1 percent in Mexico.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
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