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A prayer for Owen Meany: a novel

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In the summer of 1953, two 11-year-old boys--best friends--are playing in a Little League baseball game in New Hampshire. One of the boys hits a foul ball that kills his best friend's mother. Owen Meany believes he didn't hit the ball by accident. He believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after 1953 is extraordinary and terrifying. He is Irving's most heartbreaking hero. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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9780062299567
9780062284853
9780345361790
Lexile measure:
990L
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Grouped Work ID 39d7a3c8-d6dc-36f0-f1bd-5c9833ff76c3
Grouping Title prayer for owen meany
Grouping Author irving john
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-23 04:24:19AM
Last Indexed 2019-02-23 04:45:11AM

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display_description In the summer of 1953, two 11-year-old boys--best friends--are playing in a Little League baseball game in New Hampshire. One of the boys hits a foul ball that kills his best friend's mother. Owen Meany believes he didn't hit the ball by accident. He believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after 1953 is extraordinary and terrifying. A Prayer for Owen Meany is a coming-of-age tale that ranks among the most cherished American classics.
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subject_facet Belief and doubt -- Fiction, Birthfathers -- Fiction, Christian fiction, Male friendship -- Fiction, Mothers -- Death -- Fiction, New Hampshire -- Fiction, Predestination -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Religious fiction, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Fiction
title_display A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel
title_full A prayer for Owen Meany / John Irving, A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel / John Irving
title_short A prayer for Owen Meany :
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topic_facet Belief and doubt, Birthfathers, Christian fiction, Death, Male friendship, Mothers, Predestination, Vietnam War, 1961-1975