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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AJBraithwaite - LibraryThing
A 500 page novel that sets up a slam dunk. This was recommended to me by a friend about 15 years ago and I at last got round to reading it this month. Vivid, wonderful writing and a fascinating story ... Read full review
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I had read this book twenty plus years ago and loved it. My husband had not read it, so I bought an audio book version, and we listened to it together. This is such an amazing book. The characters ... Read full review