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Gobi

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Definition World's second largest desert which is in China & Mongolia.
  • It's typical north Indian fare, mounds of hot pink tandoori, aloo gobi in thick orange sauce.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • I guess all bodyguards go to the same training school out in the Gobi Desert.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • The main screen showed Taiyang Shen's contrail wafting in the chilly Gobi sky.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian
  • The place was as still as a tomb and as blank as Gobi on a moonless night.
    Robert Penn Warren  --  All the King's Men
  • With the dusty yellow winds from the Gobi, this was not easy to do.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter
  • Alone, he continued on, across the Gobi Desert, hitching rides sometimes with passing caravans.
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • I walked from the Gobi Desert to this room in the To, Keung School.
    Maxine Hong Kingston  --  The Woman Warrior
  • But Gobi Aloo Sag is yellow, so I put red food coloring into it before I eat it.
    Mark Haddon  --  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
  • Kitty Genovese might as well have been raped and killed in the Gobi Desert for all the help she received from her fellow man.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Only one nest had ever been found, in the Gobi Desert.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • THE desert was neither flat nor monotonous; nor was it like so many other deserts - the Gobi, the Steppes, or certain parts of the Sahara - featureless and devoid of colour.
    James Vance Marshall  --  Walkabout
  • Where it would grow, they introduced camel sage, onion grass, gobi feather grass, wild alfalfa, burrow bush, sand verbena, evening primrose, incense bush, smoke tree, creosote bush.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • He had written back wryly that The Little School had been indefinitely — and perhaps infinitely — delayed between hand and page "in that interesting intellectual Gobi known as the writer's block.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • England was cautioned that impact north of Dover Straits opposite London Estuary would cause disturbances far up Thames; Sovunion was given warning for Sea of Azov and had own grid defined; Great China was assigned grid in Siberia, Gobi Desert, and her far west—with offsets to avoid her historic Great Wall noted in loving detail.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • Pot roast and gobi aloo: sacrilegious smells fill my kitchen.
    Bharati Mukherjee  --  Jasmine
  • I could practically feel the graininess of yellow Gobi dust as my fingers picked through the wool.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter
  • Take a trout from a mountain stream, put him into an aquarium in the Gobi desert or in the sewers below Montparnasse, and you still have a trout.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • It all began in a caravan on the Gobi when the caravan head said, "I'll bet my camel drivers can take you."
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • I took gobi aloo to the Lutheran Relief Fund craft fair last week.
    Bharati Mukherjee  --  Jasmine
  • I saw other fragments of bones thrown off the train like garbage, the tires of army trucks crushing them until the pieces were no bigger than grains of Gobi sand.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter

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