The Shipping News Paperback / softback
by Annie Proulx
Part of the 4th Estate Matchbook Classics series
Annie Proulx's highly acclaimed, international bestseller and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Quoyle is a hapless, hopeless hack journalist living and working in New York.
When his no-good wife is killed in a spectacular road accident, Quoyle heads for the land of his forefathers - the remotest corner of far-flung Newfoundland. With 'the aunt' and his delinquent daughters - Bunny and Sunshine - in tow, Quoyle finds himself part of an unfolding, exhilarating Atlantic drama. 'The Shipping News' is an irresistible comedy of human life and possibility.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 368 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 01/06/1994
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781857022421