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A Prayer for Owen Meany
by John Irving


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I am doomed to remember a boy with a wrecked voice--not because of his voice, or because he was the smallest personI ever knew, or even because he was the instrument of my mother'sdeath, but because he is the reason I believe in God;I am a Christian because of Owen Meany.  Read more...


 
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Overview

I am doomed to remember a boy with a wrecked voice--not because of his voice, or because he was the smallest personI ever knew, or even because he was the instrument of my mother'sdeath, but because he is the reason I believe in God;I am a Christian because of Owen Meany.

In the summer of 1953, two eleven-year-old boys--best friends--are playing in a Little League baseball game in Gravesend, New Hampshire. One of the boys hits a foul ball that kills theother boy's mother. The boy who hits the ball doesn't believe inaccidents; Owen Meany believes he is God's instrument. Whathappens to Owen, after that 1953 foul ball, is extraordinary.


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780062205575
  • ISBN-10: 0062205579
  • Publisher: HarperLuxe
  • Publish Date: April 2012
  • Page Count: 1137
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.51 pounds


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