Although the last name of Prentice's flatmate Gavin is never mentioned in the book or the series, there is a label on the front door stating it to be Millar. See more » When Prentice arrives into "Partick Cross" train station the train he is seen arriving on is different from that which we then see leaving the station (a class 303 arrives, a class 314 leaves) See more » This has to be one of the most impressive pieces of drama ever to come out of Scotland.Outside of the long running series 'Taggart'(which had a very similar visual approach to 'The Crow Road')and the films 'Trainspotting','Shallow Grave', 'Small Faces' and 'Local Hero' there is nothing Scottish i can think of which equals it for quality(some might say 'Gregory's Girl' but i was never to fond of that myself).Lit professor and gambler Jim Bennett's debt causes him to borrow money from his mother and a loan shark.Further complicating his situation is his relationship with one of his students. In New York City, detective Billy Taggart goes to court for the murder of the rapist Mikey Tavarez, but the Mayor Nicholas Hostetler and the Chief of Police Carl Fairbanks vanish with important evidence and Billy is declared not guilty by the judge; however, he leaves the police department.I could see from her Instagram page that we had a very similar lifestyle, so I messaged her.
In turn, she is rescued from despair by Stefan, the wealthy family's only living child, whose mobility is limited by a wheelchair but whose interests span the natural world.
Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path.
The next thing he knows, his life is gone and he's pulled into the ...
In the same way Carolina gives protection to the half-starved fledgling, Stefan and his well-meaning mother offer Carolina a type of refuge, inviting her to stay with them while Melanie continues following the trail of her fickle boyfriend.
Constructing rather well-worn metaphors out of Carolina's flightless crow, Stefan's caged pet and Stefan's own cumbersome wheelchair, Hobbs follows Carolina's thinking as she considers the Crouches' tempting offer but eventually decides that becoming a part of their family would be as unnatural for her as keeping her pet bird from its natural environment.