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A prayer for Owen Meany

Irving, John, 1942-2010
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Eleven-year-old Owen Meany, playing in a Little League baseball game in Gravesend, New Hampshire, hits a foul ball and kills his best friend's mother. Owen doesn't believe in accidents; he believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after that 1953 foul is both extraordinary and terrifying.
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London : Black Swan, 1990.
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636 pages ; 20 cm.
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Originally published: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 1989.
ISBN:
9780552993692 (pbk)
Language:
English
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Fiction in EnglishAmerican writers1945-TextsHigher EnglishSatireAmericaVietnamRelationshipsReligionDeath
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