Book description:Genre: Fiction
1st ed. of "The Shipping News".
ISBN 13: 9781857022421
Number of pages: 361
When Quoyles two-timing wife meets her just desserts, he retreats with his two daughters to his ancestral home on the starkly beautiful Newfoundland coast, where a rich cast of local characters and family members all play a part in Quoyles struggle to reclaim his life. As Quoyle confronts his private demons--and the unpredictable forces of nature and society--he begins t