Hocken and Hunken
Hocken and Hunken is one of Q’s novels that are set in Troy, a town based on Fowey, where he lived. It was published in 1912, when Q was a successful novelist. The book is a comedy, written with Q’s characteristic dash and style; it also provides fascinating insights into the lives and concerns of the people of Fowey.
In this part of the site you will find chapter summaries and descriptions of the characters.
You can read more reflections on the novel in this study.