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Definition fictional character:  the highly logical and non-emotional Vulcan from the original Star Trek television series and movies
  • As Spock would say, may you "live long and prosper."
  • And who do you think you are—Dr. Spock?
    Dave Pelzer  --  The Lost Boy
  • I think I read that in Spock.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Mr. Spock, his first officer, was the always-logical intellect on board.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • You never joke about anything, Mr. Spock.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • Come on, Mr. Spock, I'll explain everything.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Down the hall, Spock barked three times behind the door to my father's bedroom.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Now I see the shifting, how the stack of books on my parents' bedside table changed from catalogs for local colleges, encyclopedias of mythology, novels by James, Eliot, and Dickens, to the works of Dr. Spock.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • He reads about the riots that took place during the Democratic National Convention in Chicago and about Dr. Benjamin Spock, the baby doctor, being sentenced to two years in jail for threatening to counsel draft evaders.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • It depressed and embarrassed me to remember that time: our Autobot wars and Lego spaceships, the secret identities we'd assumed from classic Star Trek (I was Kirk, he was Spock) in an effort to make a game of our torments.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • He walked Spock every morning and every afternoon, coming home in the gloaming, just before dark.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Dog hair on his jeans where Spock had rubbed against him.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Too much weight on the end of a branch would snap it off, then Spock would eat the cookie, the yarn, and start in on the branch.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • The tree leaned toward the window, shedding needles whenever Spock's tail thwacked against it.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Spock followed her to the door, tail wagging.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • I stretched out next to Spock and let him lick my face before he fell asleep.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Spock got tired of following me and lay down on the carpet in the same spot where Dad collapsed the day he found out that Roy was dead.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • I walked the house from one end to the other, back and forth, Spock following close behind me.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Blood staining the carpet under his head, Spock lying next to him.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Spock ran to the window and put his front paws on the sill, barking.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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