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Irving, John

Summary: In Avenue of Mysteries, Juan Diego--a fourteen-year-old boy, who was born and grew up in Mexico--has a thirteen-year-old sister. Her name is Lupe, and she thinks she sees what's coming--specifically, her own future and her brother's. Lupe is a mind reader; she doesn't know what everyone is thinking, but she knows what most people are thinking. Regarding what has happened, as opposed to what...

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster

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Irving, John

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Summary: The Hotel New Hampshire follows the Berry family across two continents and through three hotels. Family members attract friends who substitute lust, violence, laughter and tears for the standard bourgeois components.

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1981

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Irving, John

Summary: As an older man, Juan Diego will take a trip to the Philippines, but what travels with him are his dreams and memories. He is most alive in his childhood and early adolescence in Mexico. What happens to Juan Diego in the Philippines, where what happened to him in the past in Mexico, collides with his future.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballentine Books

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Irving, John

Summary: When a New York journalist suffers a horrible accident--his left hand eaten by a lion while reporting on a story from India--witnessed by millions on television, viewers rally to help him.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

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Irving, John

Summary: An Indian-Canadian doctor returns to Bombay to seek a cure for a disease which afflicts circus dwarfs and is caught up in a serial killing of prostitutes. The action is interspersed with commentary on the lot of social misfits: prostitutes, dwarfs, himself--the doctor regarding himself a foreigner in both India and Canada.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1994

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Irving, John

Summary: The author's most political novel since The Cider House Rules and A Prayer for Owen Meany, this novel is an intimate and unforgettable portrait of the solitariness of a bisexual man who is dedicated to making himself "worthwhile."

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster

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Irving, John.

Summary: In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable’s girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become fugitives, forced to run from Coos County–to Boston, to southern Vermont, to Toronto–pursued by the implacable constable. Their lone protector is a fiercely libertarian logger,...

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape

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Irving, John

Summary: John Irving returns to the themes that established him as one of our most admired and beloved authors in this absorbing novel of fate and memory. As we grow older—most of all, in what we remember and what we dream—we live in the past. Sometimes, we live more vividly in the past than in the present. As an older man, Juan Diego will take a trip to the Philippines, but what travels with him are...

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books

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Irving, John

Summary: The author presents a firsthand account of his involvement--or lack thereof--in the creation of the film versions of his novels, detailing his years of writing and rewriting his screenplay for "The Cider House Rules."

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1999

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Irving, John

Summary: Set in rural Maine in the first half of this century, it tells the story of Dr. Wilbur Larch--obstetrician and director of the orphanage in the town of St. Clouds. It is also the story of his favorite orphan, Homer, who is never adopted.

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2000

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Irving, John

Summary: In this story the main character is "a perpetual graduate student with a birth defect in his urinary tract--a man on the threshold of committing himself to a second marriage that bears a remarkable resemblance to his first."--Cover.

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2006

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Irving, John

Summary: The story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports; they are trying to find Jack's missing father, William, a church organist who is addicted to being tattooed. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and...

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

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Irving, John

Summary: When Tom is awakened by the sound of a "monster," he tells his father what he thinks he heard.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: BALLENTINE BOOKS

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Irving, John

Summary: An elderly bisexual man looks back upon his life and romances, reflecting on his unfulfilled loves and broken dreams.

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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Irving, John

Summary: In 1954 New Hampshire, a twelve-year-old accidentally insults the local constable's girlfriend. Consequently, the boy and his father are forced to flee and essentially become fugitives from the law. Forced to hide throughout the northeastern United States before finally escaping to Toronto, the outcasts befriend a fiercely protective logger who shelters them from their pursuers.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2009

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Irving, John

Summary: In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable's girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become fugitives, forced to run from Coos County-to Boston, to southern Vermont, to Toronto-pursued by the implacable constable. Their lone protector is a fiercely libertarian logger,...

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House

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Irving, John

Summary: 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.

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1989

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Irving, John

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2001

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