Dolphins are animals of good omen.
Scott O’Dell -- Island of the Blue Dolphins
Mom wonders if that’s a good omen.
Rebecca Stead -- When You Reach Me
It was a disturbing omen.
Leon Leyson -- The Boy on the Wooden Box
It must be a good omen.
Eleanor Coerr -- Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
It seemed like a good omen.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
It was an omen: someone from Haarlem had been released!
Corrie Ten Boom -- The Hiding Place
Was it their entry—duplicating the bad omen Sophie had felt only a short while before—that presaged the evil contretemps of the next fifteen minutes or so?
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
"Listen, you’re right, I think like that too, but, omens, signs, partial knowledge, there’s no logical way you could …." why couldn’t I ever get a sentence to come out right around her?
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
This must be an omen that her mother has just died.
Sonia Nazario -- Enrique’s Journey
Overhead, a gray-matted sky hung like a bad omen.
Ben Mikaeslen -- Touching Spirit Bear
Protected from the sun, ignoring Piggy’s ill-omened talk, he dreamed pleasantly.
William Golding -- Lord of the Flies
If the night-blooming cereus was an omen of anything, it was of good weather for traveling.
Barbara Kingsolver -- The Bean Trees
And did you know it’s supposed to be a bad omen to tie shoes together and hang them from a nail?
Khaled Hosseini -- A Thousand Splendid Suns
The omen from the Fates, when I saw them snip somebody’s life string.
Rick Riordan -- The Sea of Monsters
Julie trembled at this request, which seemed to her of bad omen.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Count of Monte Cristo
But leaving Neville lying motionless on the floor didn’t feel like a very good omen.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Perhaps the thought of that lonely walk across the ill-omened moor was weighing heavily upon his mind.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Hound of the Baskervilles
It was an ill omen.
Chinua Achebe -- Things Fall Apart
’It is a name of ill omen,’ said Boromir.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Fellowship of the Ring
"Hist, hist!" said she, while her ill-omened physiognomy seemed to cast a shadow over the cheerful newness of the house.
Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The Scarlet Letter
They are accounted a lucky omen.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
’He’s a bird of bad omen: no mate for you.
Emily Bronte -- Wuthering Heights
I liked to think that they were an omen of sorts.
Nicholas Sparks -- Dear John
It is a terrible omen.
Christopher Paolini -- Eragon
We laughed at the panhandler on the block, but he wasn’t just an object of ridicule, he was an unsettling omen.
Wes Moore -- The Other Wes Moore
This is certainly a good omen.
Rick Riordan -- The Lost Hero
The sun was out now, and Hammond took it as an omen.
Michael Crichton -- Jurassic Park
"A name of good omen," said Poirot.
Agatha Christie -- Murder On The Orient Express
At that moment, the sun came out, dazzling and brilliant: an omen of good fortune.
Robert Cormier -- I Am the Cheese
A bad omen for a homecoming.
Rick Riordan -- The Red Pyramid
My departure was therefore fixed at an early date, but before the day resolved upon could arrive, the first misfortune of my life occurred—an omen, as it were, of my future misery.
Mary Shelley -- Frankenstein
They’ve got to be visions, omens, and all that other mystical stuff that makes my brain hurt.
Rick Riordan -- The Last Olympian
Guy wanted to believe in omens?
Nicholas Sparks -- The Lucky One
There was a sinister and unlikely coincidence exposed that was too diabolical in implication to be anything less than the most hideous of omens.
Joseph Heller -- Catch-22
Can you imagine a worse omen?
Ellen Hopkins -- Crank
Thus I am entering this city, Siddhartha thought, with a charming omen.
Hermann Hesse -- Siddhartha
I dangers dared; I hindrance scorned I omens did defy: Whatever menaced, harassed, warned, I passed impetuous by.
Charlotte Bronte -- Jane Eyre
I was glad to see the sun, for in superstitious fashion I looked upon rain as an omen of ill-will, and the leaden skies of London had made me silent.
Daphne du Maurier -- Rebecca
He could not accept with assurance an omen that he was about to mingle in one of those great affairs of the earth.
Stephen Crane -- The Red Badge of Courage
It was an omen! A sign!
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