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34,420 citations from literature (mostly science fiction and fantasy) referring to real churches, religious groups, tribes, etc. [This database is for literary research only. It is not intended as a source of information about religion.]

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Group Where Year Source Quote/
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literature Luna 2200 Ford, John M. Growing Up Weightless. New York: Bantam (1993); pg. 40. Pg. 40: Musketeers (also pg. 185)
literature Lys 1000000000 Clarke, Arthur C. The City and the Stars. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World (1956); pg. 175. "Never hesitating, the machine raced on along the path he had so carefully mapped out for it. A part of him was still pleading angrily to be released, but he knew now that he was safe. And presently Seranis understood that too, for the forces inside his brain ceased to war with one another. Once more he was at peace, as ages ago an earlier wanderer had been when, lashed to the mast of his ship, he had heard the song of the Sirens die away across the wine-dark sea. " [A reference to Homer's The Odyssey]
literature Mars 1994 Dick, Philip K. Martian Time-Slip. New York: Ballantine (1981; c. 1964); pg. 13. Pg. 13: William Butler Yeats Canal; Herodotus [Also pg. 170, 184]; Pg. Pascal; Provincial Letters
literature Mars 2011 Zubrin, Robert. First Landing. New York: Ace Books (2002; c. 2001); pg. 21. Pg. 21: "The pen of an epic poet like Homer or Milton, or a great historian like Herodotus or Thucydides, should be here to record the experience for future generations. "; Pg. 25: "From Bronte to Burroughs, Rebecca was well-read. "; Pg. 184: Homer; The Odyssey
literature Mars 2030 Bear, Greg. "A Martian Ricorso " in Tangents. New York: Warner Books (1989; story c. 1976); pg. 121. "'Listen, Thoreau,' Cobb said bitterly, 'while you were out communing with nature, Gandhi here decided to make sure we can't harm any of the sweet little creatures.' " (also pg. 123)
literature Mars 2200 Aldiss, Brian. "A Whiter Mars " in Supertoys Last All Summer Long. New York: St. Martin's Griffin (2001; c. 1995); pg. 219. Pg. 219: Percy Bysshe Shelley (also pg. 224); Pg. 223: Keats
literature Mars 2250 Dick, Philip K. "Not By Its Cover " in The Golden Man. New York: Berkley (1980; c. 1968); pg. 100. "'The Summa Theologica of Thomas Aquinas. It left the text intact, but it periodically inserted the biblical line, 'The letter killeth but the spirit giveth life.' Over and over again.

'James Hilton's Lost Horizon. Shangri-La turns out to be a vision of the after life which--' "

literature Mars 2373 Mangels, Andy & Michael A. Martin. Rogue (Star Trek: TNG). New York: Pocket Books (2001); pg. 356. "He was pleased to find volumes dating back to the 20th and 21st centuries--he saw works by Hesterman, Torme, and Zabel. A leather-bound copy of The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury--the colony's namesake--was displayed proudly beside a dog-eared biography of Lieutenant John Mark Kelly, the leader of an early ill-fated Mars mission. It was rare to find books this old now; the few paper products to survive the Third World War had long since deteriorated, and today's books were almost exclusively produced on padds. "
literature Mars 3000 Williamson, Jack. Terraforming Earth. New York: Tor (2001); pg. 68. "'She gave me a gift to carry with me back to Earth. A book of poems by Emily Dickinson. It meant a lot to her and I'll never give it up.' " [More on Dickinson, including quotes from her poetry, pg. 81, 84-85, 87, 89.]; Pg. 149: Daniel Defoe; Pg. 153: "'For a Crusoe with no Friday, you're looking good.' "
literature Maryland 1996 McDevitt, Jack. Ancient Shores. New York: HarperCollins (1996); pg. 168. "By the time he was nineteen, Taylor had devoured the Greek and Roman classics, Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and a wide array of modern historians. "
literature Maryland 2026 Wilson, Robert Charles. The Chronoliths. New York: Tor (2001); pg. 88. "His tastes had run to Nora Roberts, The Bridges of Madison County, and endless volumes of Tim LaHaye. My father contributed the ancient Tom Clancy novels and Stranger Than Science... I had kept my mystery novels segregated on a shelf in my room, primly unwilling to let Conan Doyle or James Lee Burke mingle with the likes of V. C. Andrews and Catherine Coulter. "
literature Massachusetts 1650 Panshin, Alexei. "How Can We Sink When We Can Fly? " in Farewell To Yesterday's Tomorrow. New York: Berkley Publishing Corp. (1975; c. 1971); pg. 110. "Springfield [Massachusetts] was founded by William Pynchon, who was an ancestor of mine. He wrote a book in Greek called The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption, which was burned on Boston Common in 1650... " [Also mentioned, pg. 128.]
literature Massachusetts 1997 Lobdell, Scott & Elliot S. Maggin. Generation X. New York: Berkley (1997); pg. 24. Pg. 24: "...When Dreams and Heroes Died by Arthur E. Levine... "; Pg. 78: "...The Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes... "; Pg. 91: "...a book by Jean-Paul Sartre called Nausea. "; Pg. 93: "'Do we have a copy of Nausea in the library, Sean?' she asked as she walked away. "
literature Massachusetts 1997 Lobdell, Scott & Elliot S. Maggin. Generation X. New York: Berkley (1997); pg. 77. "'...Hung out with you? Like . . . the Canterville Ghost?'

'Excuse me?'...

'The Canterville Ghost. An old story about a cowardly ghost who convinces a descendent to act brave on his behalf so he can go to heaven.' "

literature Massachusetts 1997 Lobdell, Scott & Elliot S. Maggin. Generation X. New York: Berkley (1997); pg. 106. "Paige was positively livid that Walter was dying. She felt somehow cheated that he was so well-adjusted about that condition. She had left a depressing book by Dr. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross in his room for him to read. Then she gave him some chocolates she had found at a little shop in Snow Valley. "
literature Massachusetts 1997 Lobdell, Scott & Elliot S. Maggin. Generation X. New York: Berkley (1997); pg. 90-91. "Emma read Sartre as she sat empty-handed on the gazebo. Somewhere about fifteen miles to the northeast in the enormous library of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, a rather emotionally unattractive and depressed young undergraduate named Carla DeMoffrey was reading a book by Jean-Paul Sartre called Nausea. It was roughly as depressing as its title and Emma found comfort in the girl's distant thoughts a she read through Carla's mind..

Sean interrupted Emma and her sudden exit from Carla's brain made the UMass student hiccup, but she continued reading. Emma thought, Now the girl would get ahead of me and I'll have to find an actual hard copy of the bloody thing. ";

Pg. 93: "'Right,' Emma said... 'Do we have a copy of Nausea in the library, Sean?' she asked as she walked away.

'What?' he said, and then forgot the question. "

literature Massachusetts: Boston 1999 Hand, Elizabeth. Glimmering. New York: HarperCollins (1997); pg. 97. Pg. 97: "Trip's bedside cabinet held furled copies of Guideposts, The Screwtape Letters, a Dorothy Sayers mystery, an Isabel Allende novel, a tiny book of Meditations. "; Pg. 137: Edward Hopper; Winslow Homer; Sylvia Plath; Ariza Davis; Pg. 198: "...quarks, drag queens, The King and I, Hitler, mustard gas, Thomas Mann, Jerry Mahoney, Victor Frankl "
literature Massachusetts: Nantucket -1250 B.C.E. Sterling, S. M. Island in the Sea of Time. New York: Penguin (1998); pg. 56. "'I know Latin, which isn't spoken yet, and Greek, classical Greek, and I've read Homer and looked at the Linear B stuff. But even the classical period's seven hundred years in the future! Homeric Greek is to classical what Shakespeare's English is to ours, and Mycenaean is five hundred years before that, call it Chaucerian. And they won't be speaking Greek on the shores of the English Channel anyway.' "; Pg. 132: Homeric Greek; Pg. 334: "Damn, but those animals look like something out of Dr. Seuss, she thought. "
literature Metropolis 1993 Stern, Roger. The Death and Life of Superman. New York: Bantam (1993); pg. 46. Pg. 46: "After much grueling work, he finally managed to create an artificial life-form inspired by his observations. . . A Supergirl. Luthor was her Pygmalion, and she his Galatea. "; Pg. 374: To Kill a Mockingbird
literature Metropolis 2019 Maggin, Elliot S. Kingdom Come. New York: Time Warner (1998); pg. 14. "Some sort of flying craft three stories high hung partly in and partly out of the sixth floor... Later, I realized it was actually the remains of the statue of Odysseus that had stood in the nearby square for decades... "
literature Metropolis 2020 Maggin, Elliot S. Kingdom Come. New York: Time Warner (1998); pg. 20. "...an old book by Mort Sahl called Heartland. "
literature Mexico 1991 Ing, Dean. The Nemesis Mission. New York: Tor (1991); pg. 11. "The CIA's other man in the consulate was blond as Heidi... "
literature Minnesota 1991 Douglas, Carole Nelson. Seed Upon the Wind. New York: Tor (1992); pg. 16. "Her two and a half days up there made Ray Milland's Lost Weekend look like a Cub Scout camp-out. "
literature Missouri 1990 Simmons, Dan. "The Death of the Centaur " in Prayers to Broken Stones. New York: Bantam (1992; c. 1990); pg. 318. "I've seen Mr. Bester around town. He reminds me of whatshisname in the movie version of To Kill a Mockingbird. You know, the racist farmer that Boo Radley kills. Wait a minute, I'll look it up. (Bob Ewell!) "
literature Missouri: Kansas City 1999 Kessel, John. Good News from Outer Space. New York: Tor (1990; c. 1989); pg. 29. Pg. 29: [Epigraph] "The human mind is not a dignified organ.

--E. M. Forster [sic?], Aspects of the Novel "; Pg. 182: Epigraph from Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson; Pg. 391: quote from The Confidence Man by Herman Melville

literature Nevada 1991 Barber, Phyllis. "At the Talent Show " in Bright Angels & Familiars. (Eugene England, ed.) Salt Lake City, UT: Signature Books (1992; story c. 1991); pg. 230. H.M.S. Pinafore
literature Nevada: Las Vegas 1992 Powers, Tim. Last Call. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1992); pg. 44. Pg. 44: Quasimodo; Pg. 101: "'That's from The Waste Land--you know, T. S. Eliot...' Hemingway and Prowst and H. Salt Fitzgerald...' "; Pg. 111: Louis L'Amour books (also pg. 303); Pg. 139: "...a conversation with her about Danielle Steel's novel. "; Pg. 168: Waiting for Godot [Other literary refs. not in DB.]
literature New Hampshire 1846 Maggin, Elliot S. Superman: Miracle Monday. New York: Warner Books (1981); pg. 29. "In 1846 Saturn was beaten by a United States senator from Massachusetts, who was actually a native of New Hampshire. Because of the senator's brilliant oratory, a jury comprised of vermin summoned from the bowels of the Netherworld was convinced to free the soul of a hapless farmer Saturn had trapped. In return, Senator Daniel Webster won freedom for all of New Hampshire until the end of time. "
literature New Hampshire 1977 Simmons, Dan. Song of Kali. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1985); pg. 3. Pg. 2: Harpers; Pg. 3: Kenyon Review; Hudson Review; Joyce Carol Oates; O'Henry; Pg. 8: "'...Sweet. It has a distinctive lilt to it, Bobby. Sort of early Robert Frost-ish.' "; Pg. 11-12: Kipling's story 'The Bridge Builders'; Pg. 19: "...alternating Mother Goose with Wordsworth, Keats, and carefully chosen excerpts from Pound's 'Cantos.' She showed a preference for Pound. "
literature New Hampshire 1977 Simmons, Dan. Song of Kali. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1985); pg. 286. "I read everything during those sunless months--Spengler, Ross McDonald, Malcolm Lowry, Hegel, Stanley Elkin, Bruce Catton, Ian Fleming, and Sinclair Lewis. I read classics I'd had on my shelves unread for decades, and I brought home best-sellers from Safeway. I read everything. "
literature New Jersey 1972 Blish, James & Judith Ann Lawrence. "Getting Along " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 572. Lord Byron
literature New Jersey 2012 Morrow, James. Only Begotten Daughter. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1990); pg. 244. Pg. 244: Brothers Grimm; Pg. 268: Edgar Allen Poe; Pg. 298: "...Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward, Angel--unbelieving Eugene Gant groping toward the divine... "
literature New York 1979 Hauman, Glenn. "Chasing Hairy " in X-Men: Legends (Stan Lee, ed.) New York: Berkley Boulevard (2000); pg. 104. "...my incisive Jungian analysis of Proust's Remembrance of Things Past... "
literature New York 1994 Brooks, Terry. The Tangle Box. New York: Ballantine (1994); pg. 1. "Horris Kew might have been a Disney artist's rendering of Ichabod Crane. He was tall and gawky and had the look of a badly assembled puppet... "
literature New York 2000 Friedman, Michael Jan. X-Men: Shadows of the Past. New York: BP Books (2000); pg. 10. "'Jeremiah was partial to the poetess Emily Dickinson, who said, 'Dying is a wild night and a new road.' ' "
literature New York 2000 Roman, Steven A. X-Men/Doctor Doom: The Chaos Engine. New York: BP Books (2000); pg. 158. "'but why is that whenever I do the reading, it turns out to be Fun With Dick and Jane?' "
literature New York 2020 Vonnegut Jr., Kurt. Player Piano. New York: Delacorte Press (1952); pg. 123. Thoreau; Emerson
literature New York: New York City 1953 Barnes, Steven. Far Beyond the Stars (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 54. "'Well. If the world's not ready for a woman writer--imagine what would happen if it learned about a Negro with a typewriter--run for the hills! It's the end of civilization!'

Benny took a deep breath, and was almost shocked to hear himself speak, knew that if he didn't get the words out quickly, he wouldn't be able to speak them at all. 'What about James Baldwin,' he asked plaintively. 'Richard Wright? Ever heard of Zora Neale Hurston, Langston Hughes?'

Pabst was dismissive, but not unkind, and behind his words was a damnably implacable reasonableness. 'That's literature for liberals and intellectuals... The average reader isn't going to spend his hard-earned cash on stories written by Negroes.' " [More.];

Pg. 90: "Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Zora Neale Hurston;

Pg. 97: "No Ralph Ellison. No Richard Wright. "

literature New York: New York City 1953 Knight, Damon. "Babel II " in The Best of Damon Knight. Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday (1976; c. 1953); pg. 75. E. B. White
literature New York: New York City 1956 Knight, Damon. "A Likely Story " in The Best of Damon Knight. Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday (1976; c. 1956); pg. 220. "Still, it was Bill's Dostoevskian soul that made him the funny man he was... "
literature New York: New York City 1959 Keyes, Daniel. "Flowers for Algernon " in The Hugo Winners: Volumes One and Two. (Isaac Asimov, ed.) Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday (1971; story copyright 1959); pg. 215. Pg. 215: "We are reading a very hard book. Its called Robinson Crusoe about a man who gets merooned on a dessert Iland. Hes smart and figers out all kinds of things so he can have a house and food and hes a good swimmer. Only I feel sorry because hes all alone and has no friends. But I think their must be somebody else on the island because theres a picture with his funny umbrella looking at footprints. I hope he gets a frend and not be lonly. "; Pg. 216: "Finished Robinson Crusoe. I want to find out more about what happens to him but Miss Kinnian says thats all there is. Why. "
literature New York: New York City 1959 Keyes, Daniel. "Flowers for Algernon " in The Hugo Winners: Volumes One and Two. (Isaac Asimov, ed.) Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday (1971; story copyright 1959); pg. 228. "It's a strange sensation to pick up a book you enjoyed just a few months ago and discover you don't remember it. I rememered how great I thought John Milton was, but when I picked up Paradise Lost I couldn't understand it at all. I got so angry I threw the book across the room. "
literature New York: New York City 1971 Martin, George R. R. "Interlude Three " in Wild Cards (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1986); pg. 281. "...a Manhattan tower full of stars... Jason Robards, John and D. D. Ryan, Mike Nichols, Willie Joe Namath, John Lindsay, Richard Avedon, Woody Allen, Aaron Copland, Lillian Hellman, Steve Sondheim, Josh Davidson, Leonard Bernstein, Otto Preminger, Julie Belafonte, Barbara Walters... the Greens, the O'Neals... "
literature New York: New York City 1976 Silverberg, Robert. Dying Inside. New York: Ballantine (1976; c. 1972); pg. 5. Pg. 5: "I am reading Beckett again, Malone Dies... Ah yes, the good Samuel... " (more); Pg. 6: Ulysses; Pg. 7: Kierkegaard; Sophocles; Fitzgerald; Pg. 9: Kafka; Pg. 20-25: an entire paper written by the character titled 'The Novels of Kafka' [more about Kafka elsewhere, e.g. pg. 67-68]; Pg. 25: "Then I'll tackle Odysseus as a Symbol of Society or perhaps Aeschylus and the Aristotelian Tragedy. "; Pg. 26-27: Huxley: Heaven and Hell; Pg. 31: Aldous Huxley (also pg. 53-54); The Odyssey; Pg. 93-96: paper with title: "The 'Electra' Theme in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides "; Pg. 100: To Kill a Mockingbird; Pg. 107: James Joyce; 'The Dead' from Dubliners; Pg. 127: Four Quartets; Pg. 164: Updike's Rabbit Redux; Pg. 233: Thoreau; Pg. 236: Tennyson: Merlin and Vivien; Pg. 236: Samuel Miller Hageman, poem: Silence [Many other literary refs. in novel, not in DB.]
literature New York: New York City 1976 Silverberg, Robert. Dying Inside. New York: Ballantine (1976; c. 1972); pg. 141. Pg. 141: "And these are his books... The archaeological strata of his reading can readily be isolated and examined. Jules Verne, H. G. Wells, Mark Twain, Dashiell Hammett at the bottom. Sabatini. Kipling. Sir Walter Scott. Van Loon, The Story of Mankind. Verrill, Great Conquerors of South and Central America. The books of a sober, earnest, alienated little boy. Suddenly, with adolescence, a quantum leap: Orwell, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Hardy, the easier Faulkner... "; Pg. 142: "Back to literature: Conrad, Forster, Beckett. Moving onward toward the fractured '60's: Bellow, Pynchon, Malamud, Mailer, Burroughs, Barth. Catch-22 and The Politics of Experience. " [Much more, pg. 141-146]
literature New York: New York City 1982 Godwin, Parke. "The Fire When It Comes " in The Best from Fantasy & Science Fiction: 24th Series (Edward L. Ferman, ed.) New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1982); pg. 33. "Or Judith Anderson, tearing hell out of Medea. I read the play and practiced the lines at my mirror with stiff approximations of her gestures.

But it was A Streetcar Named Desire that changed my life. I hardly spoke for days after seeing it. The play stabbed me deep and sparked something that was going to be. I bought more plays and devoured them. Fewer trips to the movies now and more downtown to Broadway and the Village. Live theater, not unreeling on a spool, but happening the moment I saw it. " [Other refs. to Streetcar, pg. 46-48]; Pg. 45: "'She played Gwendolyn in Becket...' " [More, pg. 45-47.]

literature New York: New York City 1984 Delany, Samuel R. "The Tale of Plagues and Carnivals " in Flight from Neveryon. Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press (1994; c. 1984); pg. 200. "Hingley's Nightingale Fever, some notebooks, Zhivago, Clarence Brown's Mandelstam... "
literature New York: New York City 1984 Delany, Samuel R. "The Tale of Plagues and Carnivals " in Flight from Neveryon. Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press (1994; c. 1984); pg. 210. "Placing Benjamin's quotation from Baudelaire in a fantasy context produces a very different effect from placing the same quotation in an SF context. And both effects are distinct from which would result from placing it within an example of the literary genre Todorov called 'the Fantastic'--or, indeed, placing it in a piece of 'scientific' literary naturalism, e.g., Zola, or Sinclair Lewis. " [More. Some other literary refs., not in DB.]
literature New York: New York City 1986 Cover, Arthur Byron. "Jesus Was an Ace " in Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1988); pg. 102. "...he had indeed read the works of Norman Mailer--in particular The Executioner's Song, the exhaustive case-study of the tormented young ace who had been executed for turning nine innocent people into pillars of salt. The young preacher still had a copy of the paperback edition, hidden away in a cabinet drawer in his study in his southwestern Virginia home, where it was unlikely to be seen by anybody else. Many other books of dubious moral content were hidden away in the same drawer, and in many others, concealed from the curiosity of his closest associates the way other evangelical preachers might conceal the contents of their liquor cabinets. " [Also pg. 101.]
literature New York: New York City 1986 Martin, George R. R.; Melinda Snodgrass, et al. Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild. New York: Bantam (1987); pg. 360. Pg. 360: "'...I used to sneak in and read some of them. There was Hawthorne and Poe and Emerson. It was fun.' "; Pg. 362: "...hardcover copy of Scaramouche... "
literature New York: New York City 1988 Byrne, John L. Fearbook. New York: Warner (1988); pg. 196. "A few years before their move to Fairharbour, they went to see The Elephant Man on Broadway. Joanne found herself moved to uncontrollable sobbing at the thought that poor John Merrick might have been so hideously deformed because of his mother's unfortunate encounter with pachyderms during her pregnancy.

Sam did not give much credit to such things... "

literature New York: New York City 1988 Martin, George R. R. & John J. Miller. Wild Cards VII: Dead Man's Hand. New York: Bantam Books (1990); pg. 283. "Whatever taste Quinn had in landscaping didn't extend to interior design. The inside of his Magic Kingdom was decorated in what could best be called exotically eclectic taste. The entrance hall was lined with portraits of famous drug addicts of the past, including Edgar Allen Poe, Sherlock Holmes, Elvis Presley, and Tom Marion Douglas. "
literature New York: New York City 1989 Sterling, Bruce. "Dori Bangs " in Modern Classics of Science Fiction. (Gardner Dozois, ed.) New York: St. Martin's Press (1991; story c. 1989); pg. 659. "Faith Popcorn... Wm. Burroughs, Hunter Thompson, Celine, Kerouac, Huysmans, Foucault, and dozens of unsold copies of Blondie, Lester's book-length band-bio... Moby Dick... "
literature New York: New York City 1995 Panshin, Alexei. "When the Vertical World Becomes Horizontal " in Farewell To Yesterday's Tomorrow. New York: Berkley Publishing Corp. (1975; c. 1974); pg. 161. [Year estimated.] "He stared fixedly up at the subway ad for Amy Vanderbilt's new etiquette book. 'Know Your Place in the Space Age,'... "
literature New York: New York City 1996 Lee, Jim & Brandon Choi. "Revelations " in Fantastic Four: Heroes Reborn. New York: Marvel Comics (2000; copyright 1996-97); pg. 80. Ben Grimm/The Thing: "'Jeez, she was as beautiful as Moby Dick her's ugly.' " [By 'Moby Dick', Ben is refering to Giganto, the giant mutated whale that has come ashore and is attacking New York City.]
literature New York: New York City 2000 Roman, Steven A. X-Men/Doctor Doom: The Chaos Engine. New York: BP Books (2000); pg. 8. "'Well, I know Emperor von Doom's had his share of problems with Magneto over the years, but would he really act so incredibly infantile, blowing up Christmas trees in the middle of New York and sprouting lines from Edgar Allan Poe? I'd say that's being more than a tad ridiculous with dramatic license--wouldn't you?...' "
literature New York: New York City 2000 Roman, Steven A. X-Men/Doctor Doom: The Chaos Engine. New York: BP Books (2000); pg. 17. "'He puzzled and puzzled, until his puzzler was sore . . .' she thought, remembering a line from Dr. Seuss's classic children's book, How the Grinch Stole Christmas. She bit her tongue to keep from laughing. "
literature New York: New York City 2000 Smith, Dean Wesley. Spider-Man: Emerald Mystery. New York: Berkeley Boulevard Books (2000); pg. 138. "'We're not going to find that out until we capture him.'

'Can we capture him without knowing?'

'Catch-22,' she said. "

literature New York: New York City 2001 Castro, Adam-Troy. Spider-Man: Revenge of the Sinister Six. New York: BP Books (2001); pg. 208. Pg. 208: Ibsen's A Doll's House; Pg. 253: Emile Zola
literature New York: New York City 2002 Millar, Mark. Ultimates Vol. 1: Super-Human. New York: Marvel Comics Group (2002) [Graphic novel reprint of The Ultimates #1-6]; pg. Chap. 3, pg. 21. Steve Rogers/Captain America: "Kevlar costume, Captain America jet, Captain America tank; I feel like I'm playing with my old G.I. Joe again, Mister President. "
literature New York: New York City 2002 Friesner, Esther M. Men in Black II. New York: Ballantine (2002); pg. 108. Pg. 108: "The lovable lowlifes of quaint Damon Runyon stories gave way to far less picturesque riffraff... "; Pg. 176: "It was Edgar Allan Poe's gambit from 'The Purloined Letter': There's no better place to hide than in plain sight. "
literature New York: New York City 2025 Dick, Philip K. The Penultimate Truth. New York: Dell (1964); pg. 7. Pg. 7: "A fog can drift in from outside and get you; it can invade. At the long high window of his library--an Ozymandiasian structure built from concrete chunks that had once in another age formed an entrance ramp to the Bayshore Freeway... "; Pg. 71: Tom Paine; Cicero; Shakespeare; Seneca; Pg. 78: Kafka; John Donne; Cicero; Seneca; Shakespeare; [Date estimated by:] Pg. 176: "'Born in 2002; that makes him twenty-three...' "
literature New York: New York City 2030 Kelly, James Patrick. "Rat " in Future on Fire (Orson Scott Card, ed.) New York: Tor (1991; story copyright 1986); pg. 282. "Next to the shoes was a heap of books: his private library. One of Rat's favorite delicacies was the first edition of Leaves of Grass that he had pilfered from the rare book collection at the New York Public Library. To celebrate his safe arrival, he ripped out page 43 for a snack and stuffed it into the wing tip. "
literature New York: New York City 2076 Morehouse, Lyda. Archangel Protocol. New York: Penguin Putnam (2001); pg. 180. "The hub of mousenet, like Xanadu or Camelot, was a place out of legend. "
literature New York: Westchester County 1986 Claremont, Chris. New Mutants, Vol. 1, No. 45: "We Were Only Foolin' ". New York: Marvel Comics Group (Nov. 1986); pg. 24. "He thought, if people knew the truth [that he was a mutant], they'd stop seeing him and only see the label, the brand, his personal 'scarlet letter.' He then hid the truth and lived in terror of being discovered. "


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