A Prayer for Owen Meany
Eleven-year-old Owen Meany, playing a Little League baseball game in New Hampshire in 1953, hits a foul ball and kills his best friend's mother. Owen does not believe in accidents and is convinced he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen after that is both extraordinary and terrifying.
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Review: A Prayer for Owen MeanyUser Review - Suzanne - Goodreads
I loved this book. I read it when it first came out and enjoyed it then. Last month I read The Art of Fielding and then saw Simon Birch, a mini adaptation of this wonderful novel. Photobucket Pictures ... Read full review
Review: A Prayer for Owen MeanyUser Review - Ensiform - Goodreads
What is this 617-page slab o' popular writing about? A tiny boy who shouts, who is God's instrument. Faith, doubt, premeditation, the dumbing of America, television, Why Were We In Vietnam, sacrifice ... Read full review