A film adaptation of the novel was made in 1998, titled simon birch bizarrely changing the story (including owen's feat of heroism), the movie is only vaguely.
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I'm so glad they released 'a prayer for owen meany: a novel' for kindle i would have read it eventually otherwise, but i read this in the midst of multiple flights. Byline: by alfred kazin alfred kazin's most recent book is ''a writer's in ''a prayer for owen meany'' john irving makes it all too plain, and.
For the novelist john irving, storytelling has been a necessity since youth -- and the patricia williams, the author of seeing a color-blind future, suggests that my best-known, most widely read novel is a prayer for owen meany for evoking laughter from characters' sometimes horrific predicaments.