The Crow Road is a novel by the Scottish writer Iain Banks, published in 1992.
The Crow Road is a novel by the Scottish writer Iain Banks, published in 1992. A pivotal period in Prentice McHoan's life is described, seen through his preoccupations with death, sex, his relationship with his father, unrequited love, sibling rivalry, a missing uncle, relationships, cars, drink (and other intoxicants) and God, with the background a celebration of the Scottish landscape.
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Iain Banks sprang to widespread and controversial public notice with the publication of his first novel, The Wasp Factory, in 1984. In 1996 his number one bestseller, The Crow Road was adapted for television. In 1993 he was acknowledged as one of the Best of Young British Writers. The Times has acclaimed Iain Banks ‘the most imaginative British novelist of his generation’. Iain Banks lives in Fife, Scotland.
It dawned upon me somewhere near the end that this book was a sort of historical artifact of a sensitive, intellectual young man coming of age in Britain at the same time as I (though I didn't have quite so many funerals to attend).
Ships from and sold by AMM Books-UK. It dawned upon me somewhere near the end that this book was a sort of historical artifact of a sensitive, intellectual young man coming of age in Britain at the same time as I (though I didn't have quite so many funerals to attend). For this rather personal reason, the book was significant for me: The late night pub crawls, the hangovers, the drunken (and frequently stoned) commiseration with friends on rooftops, graveyards and other odd places.
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So begins Iain Banks' "The Crow Road, " the tale of Prentice . When his beloved Uncle Rory disappears, Prentice becomes obsessed with the papers Rory left behind - the notes and sketches for a book called "The Crow Road.
So begins Iain Banks' "The Crow Road, " the tale of Prentice McHoan and his complex but enduring Scottish family. Prentice, preoccupied with thoughts of sex, death, booze, drugs, and God, has returned to his home village of Gallanach full of questions about the McHoan past, present, and future.
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The crow road iain banks chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6 chapter 7 chapter 8 chapter 9 chapter 10 chapter 11 chapter 12 chapter 13 chapter 14 chapter 15 chapter 16 chapter 17 chapter 18. THE CROW ROAD Iain Banks. Reprinted 1993 (twice), 1994, 1995 (twice), 1996 (three times), 1997 (three times), 1998.
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