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A prayer for Owen Meany

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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."--Back cover.
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subject_facetBelief and doubt -- Fiction
Birthfathers -- Fiction
Christian fiction
Electronic books
Friendship -- Fiction
Male friendship -- Fiction
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction
New Hampshire -- Fiction
Predestination -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
Religious fiction
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Fiction
title_displayA prayer for Owen Meany
title_fullA Prayer for Owen Meany
A prayer for Owen Meany / John Irving
A prayer for Owen Meany [eBook] / John Irving
title_shortA prayer for Owen Meany
topic_facetBelief and doubt
Birthfathers
Death
Fiction
Friendship
Literature
Male friendship
Mothers
Predestination
Vietnam War, 1961-1975