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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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ISBN:
9780062284853
9780062204097
9780688077082
9780679642596
9781616379681
9780062299567
9780062204103
9780345361790
9780345417978
9781423391630
9780062205575
9780886192266
Reading Level:
UG
Level 7.7, 42 Points
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 2018-11-11 22:54:21PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-11 23:37:02PM

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title_display A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel
title_full A Prayer for Owen Meany, A prayer for Owen Meany / John Irving, A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel / John Irving, A prayer for Owen Meany [sound recording] / John Irving, A prayer for Owen Meany [text (large print)] : a novel / John Irving
title_short A prayer for Owen Meany :
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