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A Prayer for Owen Meany

A Prayer for Owen Meany


by John Irving

Harry Hoyt

Character Analysis

Harry Hoyt is on Johnny and Owen's little league team. He is one of the last people to go up to bat before Owen does on the day that Tabby is killed. Later in life, he will be drafted into the army and go to Vietnam, where he will die from a snake bite while waiting for his turn with a prostitute.