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  • She went to the SeeChange portal and watched feeds from beaches in Sri Lanka and Brazil, feeling calmer, feeling warmer, and then remembered that a few thousand college kids, calling themselves ChangeSeers, had spread themselves all over the planet, installing cameras in the most remote regions.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • A couple of years earlier, I had been invited to Brazil to talk about punishment and the unjust treatment of disfavored people.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Athena had been lecturing us for years about how Mount Olympus might migrate to Brazil someday, and we should all be prepared for the possibility.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • Chapter 11: Bobo Brazil Meets the Sheik
    Christopher Paul Curtis  --  The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963

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  • The guide shows them agate from Brazil and violet amethysts and a meteorite on a pedestal that he claims is as ancient as the solar system itself.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • Tracing Brazil with my finger as the announcer gave the details, I told them that Brazil produced most of the world’s coffee.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • Mom’s side of the family is from Brazil.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • Brazil would be amazing….
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • Every thing shall be delivered to you when you come to Brazil.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • Boa Constrictor, Brazil.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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  • I had the great luck one summer of studying the three-toed sloth in situ in the equatorial jungles of Brazil.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • There were also heaped up the products of a commerce which extends to Mexico, Chili, Peru, Brazil, Europe, Asia, and all the Pacific islands.
    Jules Verne  --  Around the World in 80 Days
  • Number one was Brazil.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • The national colors of Brazil toppled into the army, squashing a dracaena.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • Thailand, South Carolina, Brazil, Peru— Oh, wait, no, I’m banned from Peru.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • A boa constrictor told you it had never seen Brazil?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Bill had a penfriend at a school in Brazil … this was years and years ago … and he wanted to go on an exchange trip but Mum and Dad couldn’t afford it.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • ’These trees are indigenous to the South American countries of Brazil, Guiana, and Cayenne.
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • As far as I could remember, there wasn’t much east of Brazil… until you got to Africa.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Today many of these jobs are in Korea or Brazil.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Soon the priests were holding mass baptisms on shore and marching their converts onto ships bound for sugar plantations in Brazil, slaves to the higher god of commodity agriculture.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • Next, I wound up in Brazil, where I read about Bahia tobacco, the abundance of coffee, the one and a half million inhabitants of Rio de Janeiro, Pernambuco and Sao Paulo and, last but not least, the Amazon River.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Yes, it was just as he said: Serenna veriformans, a plant found abundantly in fossils more than two hundred million years old, now common only in the wetlands of Brazil and Colombia.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • I have sat with the former president of Brazil, Fernando Cardoso, and listened intently as he argued the virtues of cane-based ethanol, and I’ve worked with a small-farm owner in Brazil as we both chewed the honeyed liquid from freshly cut cane stalks.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • One company offered them immediate work on a tanker bound for Brazil, and, indeed, the two would now have been at sea if their prospective employer had not discovered that neither man possessed union papers or a passport.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Why do I secretly give Miss Shepherd twelve Brazil nuts for a present, I wonder?
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • It wasn’t the nice kind of rain that rinses you clean, but the sort of rain I imagine they must have in Brazil.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • Maybe I can’t do algebra or say ’Nice poodle’ in French or tell you who discovered Brazil, but I can make a fire with two dry sticks and a rock.
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • All we have to do is say a name, Mr. MacAdorey or Mr. Leibowitz down the hall, and Dad will have the two of them rowing up a river in Brazil chased by Indians with green noses and puce shoulders.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela’s Ashes
  • Is it near Hy Brazil? I can’t understand what the revolt was about.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • All round the world, in London and New York, in Africa and Brazil, and in the mysterious, forbidden lands beyond the frontiers, in the streets of Paris and Berlin, in the villages of the endless Russian plain, in the bazaars of China and Japan — everywhere stood the same solid unconquerable figure, made monstrous by work and childbearing, toiling from birth to death and still singing.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • She’d come all the way from Brazil to Brooklyn to study the path of Thoth, god of knowledge, and we’d already pegged her as our future librarian; but when the dangers were real, and not just in the pages of books … well, she had a tender stomach.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • But the smoke goes out of the chimney and into the air and sometimes I look up into the sky and I think that there are molecules ofMother up there, or in clouds over Africa or the Antarctic, or coming down as rain in the rain forests in Brazil, or in snow somewhere.
    Mark Haddon  --  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
  • There were a dozen scarlet coffee bins with adventurous words written across the front in black China ink: Brazil!
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • It is the whale which for more than two centuries past has been hunted by the Dutch and English in the Arctic seas; it is the whale which the American fishermen have long pursued in the Indian ocean, on the Brazil Banks, on the Nor’ West Coast, and various other parts of the world, designated by them Right Whale Cruising Grounds.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • Lord George gave up his post on the European continent, and was gazetted to Brazil.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • Ekman didn’t know which view was right, so, to help him decide, he traveled to Japan, Brazil, and Argentina—and even to remote tribes in the jungles of the Far East—carrying photographs of men and women making a variety of distinctive faces.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • One who surrendered months after the Marines left later emigrated to Brazil, too shamed to live in Japan.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • She gets a phone call from Brazil.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • Otto says we probably met in a New Jersey Greyhound Station, but we’ve heard all these exciting stories about how we met in Brazil or Colombia or Peru that we got to believing them.
    Julia Alvarez  --  How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
  • That in our DNA is stored genetic memories of when we were an evolving species and when you take the stuff the Indians of Brazil take you’ll access your genetic library all the way back to cellular experience.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • There he goes to Canada or to Brazil.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • A brass plaque on the door said, "This ambulance is a gift of the British residents of Brazil."
    Ian McEwan  --  Atonement
  • Brazil somewhat attracted him as a new idea.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d’Urbervilles
  • When the carpetbaggers commenced takin’ over, them Stokeses built a rock wall around the fam’ly graveyard and took off for Brazil, lock, stock, and barrel.
    Olive Ann Burns  --  Cold Sassy Tree
  • Much to Ned Land’s displeasure, Captain Nemo had no liking for the neighborhood of Brazil’s populous shores, because he shot by with dizzying speed.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • The women in Brazil will do anything you want.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Isn’t that in Brazil?
    Nevil Shute  --  On the Beach
  • Outside of employing a number of New Orleans natives, Zeitoun had hired men from everywhere: Peru, Mexico, Bulgaria, Poland, Brazil, Honduras, Algeria.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • Matilda is a hurricane that formed off Brazil a few weeks ago and yesterday tore straight through Paramaribo, the capital of Surinam.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
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