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Most correctly named August Illea as Dad’s partner in eradicating the rebel forces, and they all knew the history of the Fourth World War.
Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
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  • Most correctly named August Illea as Dad’s partner in eradicating the rebel forces, and they all knew the history of the Fourth World War.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  • These pigs are pests—even the government says so—and they need to be eradicated.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • I pulled her closer to me, wanting to eradicate any distance between our bodies.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • The eradication of disease.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave

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  • Ten thousand years to plan the eradication of humans from Earth and this is the best they can come up with?
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • A notice came through her second screen about a Circle campaign to eradicate smallpox in West Africa.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • I told him that instead of focusing on eradicating terrorism through war, he should focus on eradicating it through education.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • "We aren’t trying to eradicate peculiardom—we’re trying to save it!"
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • He was often pressed into service, asked to help eradicate troublesome pockets of hollows.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • I mean, shouldn’t an angel that’s part of a legion to eradicate humanity look, well, evil and alien?
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall

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  • During the years of unprecedented inhumanity, Schindler saw value in the very people the Nazis labeled as less than human and sought to eradicate.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • She saw more of me than any other student and we shared a love of germ eradication.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • We must eradicate these relics of the past….
    Ji-Li Jiang  --  Red Scarf Girl
  • And no matter how diligently I tried to eradicate the phrase from their vocabulary, they continued to use it.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • But despite the nagging problems, which included eradicating the memory of Nathan and the difference in our ages, I had the feeling that Sophie would be willing, and I resolved to nibble around the edges of this proposition with her once she woke up.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • There was a murder to stop, a superhero to mentor, villains to vanquish, darkness to eradicate.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • But they would be dedicated to the eradication of mankind instead of its salvation.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • And I can either despise it, attack it, eradicate it …. or I can use it.
    Veronica Roth  --  Insurgent
  • A sound of pleasure slips out of my mouth as the stuff eradicates my itching.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • The sex instinct will be eradicated.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • Her features eradicated, her limbs three times their normal size.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • I wrote a reply to his comment: We live in a universe devoted to the creation, and eradication, of awareness.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • I’m glad to see him and to eradicate, for a while, the deadly silence of the house.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • Honesty is a hard thing to eradicate.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • I was asked to try for the National Squad, but preferred to dedicate my life to the eradication of the Dark Forces.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • "We believe that preparation eradicates cowardice, which we define as the failure to act in the midst of fear," says Four.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • The Urgals would finally be eradicated.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
  • But Thomas rolled over and refused to say another word, worried he’d mess up this new sense of being encouraged, eradicate the reassuring calm that filled his heart.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • Nabi is proud of the suit, Parwana knows, always tugging at the sleeves, straightening the lapel, pinching the crease of his pants, though he has never quite managed to eradicate its lingering whiff of burnt onions.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • Not like the beginning, when I feared her and wished for her eradication from my mind.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • The best way to eradicate them is to mix a glass of alcohol, half an ounce of spirits of turpentine, and half an ounce of powdered camphor.
    Laura Esquivel  --  Like Water for Chocolate
  • It is impossible to eradicate the passions; but we must strive to direct them to a noble aim, and it is therefore necessary that everyone should be able to satisfy his passions within the limits of virtue.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • As is the case with all good-hearted people, misfortune had eradicated his bitterness.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • But unimpressionable natures are not so soon softened, nor are natural antipathies so readily eradicated.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • With a single gesture he yanked the lid off and sloshed the acid over the Mark on the corpse’s arm, eradicating it.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • Nasuada rubbed her arms, trying to eradicate the memory of those awful, horrible eyes…… "Thank you."
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • My father saw this change with pleasure, and he turned his thoughts towards the best method of eradicating the remains of my melancholy, which every now and then would return by fits, and with a devouring blackness overcast the approaching sunshine.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • When we were dead, they would spread the word that the criminals had been eradicated, that the Volturi had acted with nothing but impartiality.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Gambling was invariably the sin to be eradicated.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • As part of the Vatican’s campaign to eradicate pagan religions and convert the masses to Christianity, the Church launched a smear campaign against the pagan gods and goddesses, recasting their divine symbols as evil.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Waiting for Perry outside the post office, Dick was in excellent spirits; he had reached a decision that he was certain would eradicate his current difficulties and start him on a new road, with a new rainbow in view.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • So best to eradicate the phone, silence it, as she would silence him if she knew he had gotten even this far.
    Stephen King  --  Misery
  • The only thing that remained was that smell of beer, and Jack knew that was a smell that faded into the woodwork of every bar in the world after a certain period of time, not to be eradicated by any cleaner invented.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • And although I cannot, I confess, in principle sympathise with private charity, for it not only fails to eradicate the evil but even promotes it, yet I must admit that I saw your action with pleasure—yes, yes, I like it.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • For example, people have tried to eradicate pests with various pesticides.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • I would make it a rule to eradicate from my patient any strong personal taste which is not actually a sin, even if it is something quite trivial such as a fondness for county cricket or collecting stamps or drinking cocoa.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Screwtape Letters
  • He ran his tongue over his upper teeth, trying to eradicate the taste of bile that filled his mouth.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • They will become Forsaken, easy prey for the demons, and those Downworlders who have not fled will be quickly eradicated.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Glass
  • There are "certain" words and conversations unhappily impossible to eradicate in schools.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • This widespread custom of two centuries has not been eradicated in thirty years.
    W. E. B. Du Bois  --  The Souls of Black Folk
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