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Vancouver

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Definition Canada's chief Pacific port and third largest city
  • Heidi went to Vancouver for her mother's funeral.
    ZZ Packer  --  Drinking Coffee Elsewhere
  • Cosette will arrange your books for you, your Voyages of Captain Cook and the other,—Vancouver's and all your affairs.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • The ones who done for us in Vancouver and Melbourne and—
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • In Toronto, Vancouver, California.
    V.S. Naipaul  --  A Bend in the River
  • We're outside of Vancouver.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Twilight
  • Three months later, when Dad dropped me off in a lonely corner of Vancouver Island, I wasn't so sure.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • He left her in Vancouver, penniless, and he disappeared.
    Margaret Craven  --  I Heard the Owl Call My Name
  • I'm not running down Vancouver.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Starship Troopers
  • His parents were Anglican missionaries who gave up the material comforts of their middle-class life in Vancouver to work among the poor.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Jumped ship in Vancouver.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • And all that spring I visited her on set up in Vancouver, then in Chicago, then in Budapest.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • Hey, you put up with my grandmother in Vancouver.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • I'll have to place a very embarrassing call to Vancouver... Oh, I did see one name.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • He spoke reasonably of psychoanalysis, Long Island polo, and the Ming platter he had found in Vancouver.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Babbitt
  • He remembered the trip south from Vancouver.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Son of Neptune
  • Meanwhile, ash has fallen as far away as Lake Tahoe and Vancouver, and the entire Mount St. Helens area is closed to traffic within a hundred-mile radius.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • She has explored seas and archipelagoes which had no chart, where no Cook or Vancouver had ever sailed.
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • On the backstretch at Lansdowne Park in the cool Vancouver summer of 1927, Red Pollard first saw George Monroe Woolf.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • No. On vacation, actually, fishing up in Vancouver.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • Vancouver is the suicide capital of the country.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat's Eye

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