RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 18557147 LA English T1 A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel A1 Irving, John,, PB Morrow PP New York YR 1989 SN 0688077080 9780688077082 0688087604 9780688087609 AB 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.