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A prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving

Label
A prayer for Owen Meany
Title
A prayer for Owen Meany
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
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Irving, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Belief and doubt
  • Mothers
  • Male friendship
  • New Hampshire
  • Predestination
  • Birthfathers
Label
A prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1989
Control code
ocn858310438
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 627 p.
Isbn
9780062204097
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)858310438
Label
A prayer for Owen Meany, John Irving
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1989
Control code
ocn858310438
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 627 p.
Isbn
9780062204097
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)858310438

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