|獎賞：||Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1994.|
|描述：||337 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.|
|責任：||E. Annie Proulx.|
Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland with his young daughter. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life.