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Author: Annie Proulx
Publisher: New York, NY : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
Database:WorldCat
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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 t̀he aunt' and his delinquent daughters - Bunny and Sunshine - in tow, Quoyle finds himself part of an unfolding, exhilarating Atlantic drama.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Proulx
ISBN: 068419337X 9780684193373
OCLC Number: 974492285
Notes: Film tie-in.
Description: 337 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Annie Proulx.

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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 t̀he aunt' and his delinquent daughters - Bunny and Sunshine - in tow, Quoyle finds himself part of an unfolding, exhilarating Atlantic drama.

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