<Embed>
List Price: $18.00
Save: $7.01 (39%)
FREE delivery: Sep 27 - 29 on your first order.
Fastest delivery: Thursday, Sep 24 Details
In Stock.
As an alternative, the Kindle eBook is available now and can be read on any device with the free Kindle app.
Your transaction is secure
We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Learn more
Ships from Amazon.com
Sold by Amazon.com
Ships from
Amazon.com

Sold by
Amazon.com

Return policy: Returnable within 30 days of receipt
In most cases, items shipped from Amazon.com may be returned for a full refund.
Condition: Used: Good

Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$5.62
+ $4.32 shipping
Sold by: Autographsalive
Add to Cart
$5.95
+ $3.99 shipping
Sold by: Bonafide Book Bargains
Add to Cart
$5.96
+ $3.99 shipping
Sold by: W I L K I N S O N - B O O K S
Have one to sell?
Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


A Prayer Journal Hardcover – November 12, 2013

4.5 out of 5 stars 177 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Hardcover
$10.99
$5.62 $4.49

Amazon Book Review | Discover your next great read
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone
  • Click here to download from Amazon appstore
    Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton

Frequently bought together

  • A Prayer Journal
  • +
  • The Complete Stories (FSG Classics)
  • +
  • The Habit of Being
Total price: $44.37
Buy the selected items together

Special offers and product promotions

Editorial Reviews

From Booklist

Those familiar with O’Connor’s oeuvre know that her strong Roman Catholic faith informs all her work. This is one reason that her recently discovered prayer journal, penned while she attended the Iowa Writers’ Workshop in 1947 and 1948, is such a significant find. Although extremely brief, this series of heartfelt prayers and musings offered up by one of the most gifted writers of her generation provides a uniquely intimate glimpse into the heart, soul, and mind of a deeply religious genius. Guaranteed to excite American-literature buffs and O’Connor scholars, this slim volume also includes photocopies of the original handwritten texts. --Margaret Flanagan

From Bookforum

There's an intimacy and rawness here that's rare even in O'Connor's outwardly autobiographical pieces […] These devotional writings are imprinted with the same humor, brilliance, and attention to life that one finds in her fiction. […] Because the circuitous map of her religious thinking isn't obvious in her stories, secular readers may feel free to ignore it. Nevertheless, as A Prayer Journal suggests, O'Connor might never have come to write any of this fiction had she not been so fiercely direct about her desire to confront, in words, 'that supernatural grace that does whatever it does.' —René Steinke

Product details

  • Hardcover : 112 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0374236917
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0374236915
  • Item Weight : 10.1 ounces
  • Product Dimensions : 6.31 x 0.66 x 8.61 inches
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1st Edition (November 12, 2013)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.5 out of 5 stars 177 ratings
Pages with related products. See and discover other items: birds of texas books, Sessions Jackets