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My earlier plan to get the stats and eavesdrop for quotes first period Monday was still viable and even more attractive than it had been on the bus.
Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  capable of surviving; or capable of being done
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viable viability viably
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  • My earlier plan to get the stats and eavesdrop for quotes first period Monday was still viable and even more attractive than it had been on the bus.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • How many of the ones left do you think are still viable Candidates?
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • Just got to keep on keeping on, that’s what Mama Mo says, and when she says it—her sureness, each word emphasized, as if it really were a viable life strategy—the cliche stops being a set of words and turns into something real.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • He worried about his mother’s options in the area and wondered how he could help support her until she landed something viable.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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  • We have to give the Italians time to accept the other options as viable without offending them.
    Kiera Cass  --  The One
  • In a thousand ways, our planet might not be viable for their bodies.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • When they were discovered, she was interrogated by police until she acknowledged that she couldn’t be 100 percent sure the infant hadn’t moved before death, even though the premature delivery made viability extremely unlikely.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Cinder suspected that the android would have to be wiped and reprogrammed, but she had a feeling that wasn’t a viable option.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • It looked like id—had no viable relatives.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • The drug angle in my mind is more viable to explain all this than the coal angle.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day

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  • Since wearing nothing isn’t really a viable option, I’m back to square one.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • Yamacraw seemed like a viable alternative.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • He came up with a viable business plan, but the banks laughed him out the door.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • "No, but from the way you keep bringing up the Holiday Inn, like it’s a viable choice, I’m hearing you say that’s what you prefer to do."
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Everyone who now sees hurling themselves into the chasm as a viable option.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • Or make up some viable defense for the decisions I’ve made over the last couple of days.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • There was no other viable option.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • Demon poisonings are common, but since it was a Greater Demon, Hodge isn’t sure if the antidotes he usually employs will be viable.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • There was no viable response, Langdon knew.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • He needed to attend fund-raiser after fundraiser just to remain a viable candidate for public office.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • Jai’s health and the viability of our baby were at great risk.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • If they’re viable, an additional fifty thousand each.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • Whatever it was, maybe gas, maybe God, I took it as a plea from the life growing viable inside me.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • As with Nasuada, I think you made the only viable choice.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • In order to prove antimatter efficient and viable, one had to create specimens of a larger magnitude.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • It was just that I had never considered that option viable, ultimate betrayal that it was to every soul on this planet.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • Handheld looking glass communicators had never been viable for anything but short, cryptic intelligence reports, as dispatches could be intercepted by anyone at any time.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • I have viable ovaries.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid’s Tale
  • He lampooned Jimmy Carter and Joe Biden, called for the resignation of Attorney General Edwin Meese, lambasted Bible-thumpers of the Christian right, urged vigilance against the Soviet threat, castigated the Japanese for hunting whales, and defended Jesse Jackson as a viable presidential candidate.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • A median-viable planet with a low active-photosynthesis range.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • Out of hundreds of genetic experiments, only we and the Erasers had been at all viable—as far as I knew.
    James Patterson  --  The Angel Experiment
  • The only viable profit-seeking concern on South Beach— other than the Imadas’ strawberry enterprise—was Tom Peck’s Great American Blue Fox Farm.
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • By seventh grade, there were kids like Drew and Matt Royston who were taller than the teachers and had deep voices and were shaving; but there were also kids like Peter, who prayed every night that puberty would hit but hadn’t seen any viable signs yet.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Shapley, Merrow, and others have calculated the number of viable planetary systems in the near universe.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • Hegel … the reasonable is that which is viable Hilde let the big ring binder fall to the floor with a heavy thud.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • We talked late into the night and it almost felt good being home, sharing a bed with someone I cared about, and who cared about me, someone I could gush to about Ethan, someone eager to hear that forever love wasn’t just an invention of romance authors and fairy tales, but something vital and viable.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned
  • It was an outlandish concept, fraught with danger and uncertainty, but it was the only viable path, given the circumstances.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • Although Ramiro has gained a much more viable perspective on his place in the world, there are choices he has to make "not just once, but every time they come up."
    Luis J. Rodriguez  --  Always Running
  • They’ll be able to operate far enough off your coast that your government will have no viable legal reason to object to whatever they do.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • (Pause, more in control.) You don’t understand the humiliation of it —to be tricked out of the single assumption which makes our existence viable-that somebody is watching….
    Tom Stoppard  --  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • I did not believe that guerrilla warfare was a viable option at that stage.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • Rumors have been filtering into the intelligence community for years about a hidden lab producing viable recombinant life-forms.
    James Patterson  --  School’s Out - Forever
  • If cardiac death had occurred, the organs wouldn’t be viable for transplant.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • But once you were a viable embryo, she was locked out of the process.
    James Patterson  --  Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
  • But a viable die-able age.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • Decisions of life and death that were once a part of their fabric, brought back by a force that could serve causes they refused to admit were no longer viable.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • The blood looked no thinner; it looked mutely viable.
    Stephen King  --  The Gunslinger
  • In the end they would agree because they all knew they had no viable alternative.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • They are investigating, and assure Fox News that they have several viable leads.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Betrayed
  • If there were any viable liver cells left, they were showing no signs of recovering.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
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