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A Prayer for Owen Meany

A Prayer for Owen Meany

by John Irving

A Prayer for Owen Meany: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What overtones may smack you over the head? -> Religious
2. Is Owen's death destiny? This question demonstrates which theme? -> Fate
3. We learn right away that Owen is responsible for whose death? -> Tabby's
4. The relationship between Owen and John highlights the theme of -> Friendship
5. The story is narrated from what perspective? -> Detached

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