The Shipping News

by: Annie Proulx

Character List Quick Quiz

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How does the narrator characterize Quoyle?

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What are the names of Quoyle’s daughters?

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What is the name of the English castaway who ostensibly covers foreign correspondence for the local newspaper?

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How did Quoyle’s wife, Petal Bear, die?

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Who else, besides Quoyle, is haunted by memories of a past abusive lover?