Use hardcover books—you can remove the dust jacket, giving it a nice inconspicuous look, not unlike a prayer book.
He could not read English any more than he could speak it, so the prayer book cannot have been much use to him.
Jamie felt it so; and he had the prayer book's authority therefor.
He heard the words which a clergyman in a white surplice was reading out of the prayer book.
Let's shift—you take the prayer book and I'll take the old fob!
Paul Carhart and Tiffany followed, the chief with a prayer book in his hand; and after them came the men.
Jest your clothes and no more, and your Bible and prayer book.
He had taken a prayer book from his knapsack, and was trying to read a service for soldiers wounded in battle.
The sight of her prayer book might turn the old priest against her.
They had much better jump over a broomstick like Gypsies and not desecrate our prayer book in such a manner.