Usage examples for novel

  1. It was a novel idea, and it tickled the humor of the Happy Family. – The Happy Family by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  2. The author's style is charming, and the history is fully as interesting as a novel. – Admiral Farragut by A. T. Mahan
  3. Both daughters of the house were, according to Reissman's not particularly novel expression, " passionately fond of music." – The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1 by Rupert Hughes
  4. " I think it is a novel idea," put in the new nurse decidedly. – Heart of Gold by Ruth Alberta Brown
  5. I had a feeling that as it was to be my first novel, it should be judged as a whole and taken at a gasp, as it were. – Mrs. Falchion, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  6. When the front door closed behind him she went back to her seat by the lamp, and took up her novel; but her eyes did not see the printed page. – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland
  7. Lucy rose and brought her the new novel. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  8. The children enjoyed their novel luncheon. – Dot and Tot of Merryland by L. Frank Baum
  9. " The first part was big," he said one night of a recent English novel. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  10. Plenty of exercise in the open and regular habits would, I had been assured, set me up again, and my leisure I meant to employ in beginning a novel that had been teasing me ever since I sailed for home. – Lady Larkspur by Meredith Nicholson
  11. Here Mrs. Ward lived for seven summers, finding in the country round about some of the most interesting of the scenes of her first novel, " Miss Bretherton," and of " Robert Elsmere." – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  12. What is the subject of War and Peace, what is the novel about? – The Craft of Fiction by Percy Lubbock
  13. " No; it's not a novel. – Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course by W. B. M. Ferguson
  14. At the fifth attempt he succeeded in writing a whole novel. – The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton
  15. The next object that attracted our attention was a paper- covered novel I discovered on a side- table in the same room. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  16. Last year in a merry mood I sat down to write a novel. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  17. I'm going to write a novel some day myself. – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath
  18. I think I saw his name mentioned the other day as the author of a novel which appeared this spring. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  19. Presently a novel fell from the lady's lap. – The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol by William J. Locke
  20. I have seen you watching us very seriously, as though we were figures in a novel, and that has amazed me, because you must not be solemn about us. – The Dark Forest by Hugh Walpole