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Monaco


No, no. He’s in Monaco.
Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  a constitutional monarchy in a tiny enclave on the French Riviera; second-smallest independent nation (after Vatican City) with less than 2 square kilometers
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  • No, no. He’s in Monaco.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • And Prince Albert of Monaco, isn’t that right?"
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • The chartered turboprop was just passing over the twinkling lights of Monaco when Aringarosa hung up on Fache for the second time.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • I thought of that corner of Monaco which I had passed a day or two ago, and where a crooked house leant to a cobbled square.
    Daphne du Maurier  --  Rebecca

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  • After weeks of fruitless searching, he arrived in the principality of Monaco on the Mediterranean coast.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • Monaco, a sweet-faced Italian kid who looked as scared as Jenkins, was on point-out in front of the squad.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • All the rest have gone to Monaco for the day.
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women
  • Holly followed the Italian coast up to Monaco and from there across the Alps to France.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Then go down and outfit yourself as if you was buying a trousseau to marry the Prince of Monaco.
    Tennessee Williams  --  A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The only other one is Monaco.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries

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  • The casino at Monaco and the Prince’s palace have been converted into hospitals.
    Pat Frank  --  Alas, Babylon
  • They dined at the new Beach Casino at Monte Carlo …. much later they swam in Beaulieu in a roofless cavern of white moonlight formed by a circlet of pale boulders about a cup of phosphorescent water, facing Monaco and the blur of Mentone.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • …Commission, Secretary of the Arts and Crafts League of New York, chairman of the Society for Architectural Enlightenment of the U.S.A.; Guy Francon, knight of the Legion of Honor of France, decorated by the governments of Great Britain, Belgium, Monaco and Siam; Guy Francon, Stanton’s greatest alumnus, who had designed the famous Frink National Bank Building of New York City, on the top of which, twenty-five floors above the pavements, there burned in a miniature replica of the Hadrian…
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • It was now eighteen months since my defection, and the Houston Ballet was to do a six-week tour through Europe: Italy, Switzerland, France, Spain, Luxembourg and Monaco.
    Li Cunxin  --  Mao’s Last Dancer
  • Asquith was not-the Hegemony had offered a FORCE:space fleet as a shield-but the royal ruler of the Kingdom of Monaco-in-Exile seemed more melted than ever when he called me in.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • From the window in which they presently found themselves installed, they overlooked the intense blue curve of the harbour, set between the verdure of twin promontories: to the right, the cliff of Monaco, topped by the mediaeval silhouette of its church and castle, to the left the terraces and pinnacles of the gambling-house.
    Edith Wharton  --  The House of Mirth
  • Go live in little old tax-free Monaco for a year.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • ’Barbara Walters Visits Princess Grace of Monaco.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Monaco came over and sat on the edge of my bunk.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • I thought of the cobbled square in Monaco and the house with the narrow window.
    Daphne du Maurier  --  Rebecca
  • "Sometimes it goes like that," Monaco said.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • He asked if we were short or anything, and Monaco said we could use some more three-day passes.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • If, at the end of their training, there was not a Fowl to guard, then the Butlers were eagerly snapped up as bodyguards for various royal personages, generally in Monaco or Saudi Arabia.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Monaco was cleaning his rifle again.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Simpson was in our hooch, talking about squirrel hunting outside of Petersburg, Virginia, and Monaco was getting on his case.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco pointed to himself.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • I had to grab Monaco to keep from falling toward the door as the chopper jerked into the air.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco pushed it back toward me with his foot.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Don’t none of y’all shoot Monaco!
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco had his eyes closed, praying.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco went out in a flash, and Lieutenant Carroll wats right behind him.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • We kept moving ahead, with Monaco running like he was crazy or something.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • We were in sight of the landing zone when Monaco opened up.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Carroll moved toward Monaco, who was still firing, and yelled something to him.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco stopped firing and yelled back.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • There was another burst from Monaco, and then I heard Lobel yelling.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco was firing on a stand of trees and soon the whole squad had opened up.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Simpson, Monaco, and Walowick moved out.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco wanted the squad to practice volleyball.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco was flossing his teeth.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • "Well, he got hit the day before yesterday," Monaco said.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • "Hey, Peewee," Monaco called over.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco came over to where I was sitting on the bed.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco looked at me and walked away.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • I remembered Mrs Van Hopper’s warning of the night before about putting myself forward and was embarrassed that he might think my talk of Monaco was a subterfuge to win a lift.
    Daphne du Maurier  --  Rebecca
  • Monaco, you go first.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Simpson put Monaco on point again, but this time he told Johnson to be the trailer, Johnson looked at me, and I could see he wasn’t happy to be the last man on the line.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco yelled.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco asked.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • Monaco asked.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
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