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A prayer for Owen Meany

A prayer for Owen Meany

Irving, John, 1942-

Eleven-year-old Owen Meany, playing in a Little League baseball game in Gravesend, New Hampshire, hits a foul ball and kills his best friend's mother. Owen doesn't believe in accidents; he believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after that 1953 foul is both extraordinary and terrifying

Paperback, Book. English. General.
Published London: Black Swan, 1990
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Statement of responsibility: John Irving
ISBN: 0552993697, 9780552993692
Note: Originally published: London: Bloomsbury, 1989.
Physical Description: 636 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 United States Fiction.; Predestination Fiction.; Mothers Death Fiction.