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The Resource A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel, John Irving

A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel, John Irving

Label
A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel
Title
A prayer for Owen Meany
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Title variation
Simon Birch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Owen Meany hits a foul ball while playing baseball in the summer of 1953 that kills his best friend's mother, an accident that Owen is sure is the result of divine intervention
Summary
Owen Meany hits a foul ball while playing baseball in the summer of 1953 that kills his best friend's mother, an accident that Owen is sure is the result of divine intervention
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035735
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel, John Irving
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in hardcover in 1989 and in trade paperback in 2012 by William Morrow; an imprint of Harper-Collins Publishers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
18557147
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9780688087609
Lccn
88013839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)18557147
Label
A prayer for Owen Meany : a novel, John Irving
Link
Publication
Note
First published in hardcover in 1989 and in trade paperback in 2012 by William Morrow; an imprint of Harper-Collins Publishers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
18557147
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9780688087609
Lccn
88013839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)18557147

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