The Shipping News Summary
E. Annie Proulx

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The Shipping News Summary

The Shipping News is a story about Quoyle, a thirty-six-year-old man with low self-esteem and little self-motivation. Not knowing what he wants to do with his life, he accepts a job as a newspaper journalist in his small hometown of Mockingburg in upstate New York. Quoyle marries the first woman to give him any attention and goes on to have a very destructive marriage. His wife Petal hates herself, hates Quoyle, and even...

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