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The Shipping News: The Shipping News

A guide for literature students studying 'The Shipping News'.

The Shipping News

The novel, The Shipping News, by Annie Proulx can be found in the Resource Centre in the Senior fiction shelves at PROU.

Visit Annie Proulx's official website for biographical details and background information on The Shipping News.

Annie Proulx - biography

Visit the following websites for information on Annie Proulx, her life and achievements.

Wheeler Centre Interview with Annie Proulx

Context and Landscape

Access background information and information on the context  and extraordinary setting of the novel to enhance your understanding.



There have been numerous reviews written on the novel The Shipping News.

Read the reviews written in international newspapers such as The Guardian, The New York Times, and The London Review of Books.

Also read the reviews published on various literary websites, including LitLovers, Good Reads, Curled Up, and All Readers.


The Shipping News Trailer