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bound
used in City of Bones

22 uses
  • Luke accepted a white paper bag from Gretel, and with a nod, bounded back to the pickup.
    Chapter 22 (30% in)
  • His hands were pulled behind him, his wrists bound with wire.
    Chapter 1 (48% in)
  • The fair boy was standing with his hands in his pockets, facing the punk kid, who was tied to a pillar with what looked like piano wire, his hands stretched behind him, his legs bound at the ankles.
    Chapter 1 (56% in)
  • The bound boy gasped.
    Chapter 1 (63% in)
  • At that moment the blue-haired boy, with a high, yowling cry, tore free of the restraints binding him to the pillar, and flung himself on Jace.
    Chapter 1 (72% in)
  • A golden circlet bound his blond locks, his handsome face was cold with the rage of battle, and... "And his arm looked like an eggplant," Clary muttered to herself in exasperation.
    Chapter 2 (0% in)
  • These were no ordinary books either—these were books bound in leather and velvet, clasped with sturdy-looking locks and hinges made of brass and silver.
    Chapter 5 (36% in)
  • A group of overstuffed pink armchairs were gathered around a low table: A stack of tarot cards bound with a silk ribbon occupied one end of the table, a crystal ball on a gold stand the other.
    Chapter 7 (33% in)
  • "My oath to the Covenant binds me," he said.
    Chapter 8 (29% in)
  • No such oath binds you.
    Chapter 8 (29% in)
  • Water glimmered in a stone-bound rock pool.
    Chapter 9 (79% in)
  • He was carrying a large book bound in brown leather.
    Chapter 9 (90% in)
  • He said: "You are thinking of the curse that binds me here, aren't you?
    Chapter 10 (4% in)
  • The curse that binds me was cast by the Clave.
    Chapter 10 (4% in)
  • "Is this when you start tearing strips off your T-shirt to bind up my wound?" she joked.
    Chapter 10 (97% in)
  • He learned the equipment: the jesses, the hood, the brail, the leash that bound the bird to his wrist.
    Chapter 11 (65% in)
  • A naked bulb hung from a cord overhead, illuminating a large metal-bound door and a row of apartment buzzers along the left wall.
    Chapter 12 (27% in)
  • Within the bounds of the Covenant," Jace reminded him, his voice soft as cat's fur.
    Chapter 13 (1% in)
  • Within the bounds of the Covenant, of course.
    Chapter 13 (1% in)
  • He stalked across the room to the bookcase and dragged down a heavy volume bound in rotting green velvet.
    Chapter 13 (20% in)
  • I'll be bound forever to any oath I make.
    Chapter 14 (82% in)
  • She bounded to her feet, her heart pounding, and felt with her left hand for the invisible wall.
    Chapter 20 (25% in)

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