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A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel / John Irving.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062204103 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0062204106 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (627 pages, 16 pages)
  • Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in 1989.
Summary, etc.:
Owen Meany hits a foul ball while playing baseball in the summer of 1953 that kills his best friend's mother, an accident that Owen is sure is the result of divine intervention.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > United States > Fiction.
Belief and doubt > Fiction.
Mothers > Death > Fiction.
Male friendship > Fiction.
Predestination > Fiction.
Birthfathers > Fiction.
New Hampshire > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Religious fiction.
Electronic books.

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