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People stand and begin to say goodbye to one another, when the doors swing open and Natalie makes her entrance, swooping in like a high-fashion gypsy, the "Queen of New Age," as she’s known, her Santa Fe jewelry jangling on her wrists and around her neck.
Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  a broad movement in Western culture characterized by an individual eclectic approach to spiritual exploration
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  • People stand and begin to say goodbye to one another, when the doors swing open and Natalie makes her entrance, swooping in like a high-fashion gypsy, the "Queen of New Age," as she’s known, her Santa Fe jewelry jangling on her wrists and around her neck.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • I think I may become a New Age person next year and celebrate the winter solstice by leaving my family and going to Stonehenge to dance with Druids.
    Louise Rennison  --  Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging
  • Many of the white teachers parted with the old ways reluctantly, but there was a certain magnificence in seeing white-haired old ladies sincerely attempt to understand the coming of the new age.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • Some papers spoke of the end of feudalism and the dawn of a new age.
    V.S. Naipaul  --  A Bend in the River

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  • Paperback westerns, New Age, sci-fi.
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • You’re not becoming some New Age crystal-reading hack, are you, Al?’
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Her work in this lab had proven beyond the shadow of a doubt that "mind over matter" was not just some New Age self-help mantra.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Mr. Freeman has been hanging out with too many New Age weirdos.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • In bookstores, most of her clients’ words of wisdom were placed in the light or popular sections—Self-Help, Wellness, Inspirational, New Age.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter’s Daughter
  • New Age was banned at the end of 1962, and possession of a banned publication became a criminal offense, punishable by up to two years in prison.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom

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  • By late in the year I had established myself as a sort of chubby New Age diva.
    Alice Sebold  --  Lucky
  • Horoscopes, New Age baloney, magic, auras, all of it.
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • He was not a wealthy, New Age type playing at being a cowboy.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • He didn’t believe in ghost mail from the Other Side, which probably made him unique among his contemporaries in this New Age City of Angels.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • Oh, you’re such a sensitive new age guy.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • "A new age," Desjardins murmured.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • "We arc at the dawn of a new age," said James Taggart, from above the rim of his champagne glass.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Much of Greek philosophy was carried over to the new age through Fathers of the Church like St. Augustine.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Most everyone got married, but how many had the opportunity to oversee the birth of a new age?
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • Other great nations know full well that to meet the challenges of each new age means discarding old, sometimes well-loved methods.
    Kazuo Ishiguro  --  The Remains of the Day
  • And better so than to perish nonetheless — as we surely shall, if we sit here — and know as we die that no new age shall be.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Return of the King
  • A new age is dawning, and it will be birthed in fire.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • For better or worse, the new age was coming, or the age-old principle coming to life.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • After nine years of hard times we had arrived on the shore of a new age.
    Russell Baker  --  Growing Up
  • They say the red comet is a herald of a new age.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Clash of Kings
  • "A new age is beginning," he muttered.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • The new age is at hand.
    Roger Zelazny  --  Lord of Light
  • I had a glimmering of fear of what might follow; of anxiety as to the remedy which this new age might offer for the missing of something one might set one’s heart on.
    William Morris  --  News from Nowhere
  • Who can doubt that poetry will revive and lead in a new age, as the star in the constellation Harp, which now flames in our zenith, astronomers announce, shall one day be the pole-star[4] for a thousand years?
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • "Lords and ladies," Cersei called out loudly, "if you will be so good as to come outside with me, we shall light a candle to celebrate the union of Highgarden and Casterly Rock, and a new age of peace and plenty for our Seven Kingdoms."
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Feast For Crows
  • Well, maybe the world’s ready for a new age," said the goose.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • Few pass this way, and I have need of a friend to explain this strange new age to which I have awakened.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • We thought maybe this was some New Age crazy or—
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • "A new age " he mused.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • Human beings are poised on the threshold of a new age when they will begin turning their eyes back to nature and to the old ways . back to the ideas in books like the Zohar and other ancient texts from around the world.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Besides Sobukwe, there was also John Gaetsewe, a leading member of the South African Congress of Trade Unions; Aaron Molete, an ANC member who worked for New Age; and Stephen Tefu, a prominent Communist, trade unionist, and PAC member.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • One of her book clients, a New Age psychotherapist, saw voluntary silence as a "wonderful process," and decided he would engage in the same so they could include their findings in a chapter on either dysfunctional family dynamics or stillness as therapy.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter’s Daughter
  • There they were, she thought, the men of the new age, the demanders and recipients of self-sacrifice.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • For, my lords, it may well prove that we ourselves shall perish utterly in a black battle far from the living lands; so that even if Barad-dur be thrown down, we shall not live to see a new age.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Return of the King
  • A new age; an age of Goblin, Troll, and Shadow.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • Some proclaim that we are entering a new age.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Just as Sadie had described, the edge of the magic curtain was turning from red to deep purple —indicating a new age.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • I think you will find that much of what marches under the New Age banner is humbug.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • In place of the golden dawn of a new age, the People’s States of Chile and Argentina are left with a pile of rubble and hordes of unemployed on their hands.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • The Third Age of the world is ended, and the new age is begun; and it is your task to order its beginning and to preserve what may be preserved.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Return of the King
  • This was the scene I’d witnessed in the Hall of Ages: the first moment in a new age.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • The question is whether history is coming to an end— or whether on the contrary we are on the threshold of a completely new age.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Sensory-deprivation tanks had been around since the fifties and were still a popular getaway for wealthy New Age experimenters.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Some New Age guy?
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • The dawn of a new age!
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
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