1 In this new century hundreds of things still more astounding will be brought to light.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson BurnettGet Context In CHAPTER XXVII
2 Thomas Sawyer, this is the most astounding confession I have ever listened to.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark TwainGet Context In CHAPTER V
3 One of those omniscient and aweinspiring marvels, a detective, came up from St. Louis, moused around, shook his head, looked wise, and made that sort of astounding success which members of that craft usually achieve.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark TwainGet Context In CHAPTER XXIV
4 My tale was not one to announce publicly; its astounding horror would be looked upon as madness by the vulgar.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 7
5 Sometimes, too, he stared around at his possessions in a dazed way as though in her actual and astounding presence none of it was any longer real.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott FitzgeraldGet Context In Chapter 5
6 She knitted an astounding purple scarf, which she hid under his supper plate.
7 He had read with astounding breadth, and astounding lack of judgment.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XXVIII
8 And when he did look around, it was with the astonished air of one at whose feet a thunderbolt has just burst, and who hears still the astounding report ringing in his ears.
9 Sherlock Holmes's answer was an astounding one.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In V. THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL
10 It's an astounding thing how man believes in words.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich TurgenevGet Context In CHAPTER XXVII
11 His activity at that time was no less astounding than it was in Egypt, in Italy, in Austria, and in Prussia.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 13: CHAPTER VIII
12 Such a book being there was wonderful enough; but still more astounding were the notes penciled in the margin, and plainly referring to the text.
13 Perhaps it was told him more directly in letters from his sister in Jonesboro who was astounded at his marriage.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVI
14 And Melanie, with a fierce "love-me-love-my-dog" look on her face, made converse with astounded hostesses.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER LV
15 When Dr. Meade told her she was pregnant, she was astounded, for she had been expecting a diagnosis of biliousness and over-wrought nerves.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER LVI