Featured Review: The Lost Identity Casualties by Kim Ekemar

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Post by 22kcox » 09 Aug 2017, 12:49

Great Review. The plot reminds me a lot of the count of Monte cristo!
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Post by Juliet Esther » 09 Aug 2017, 13:45

First of all I didn't get bored while reading the review, this seems like an interesting story totally for me... I like everything to do with mystery and revenge. Nice review
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Post by Israel Adegboye » 09 Aug 2017, 16:01

You have done a great job being able to keep track with many characters in the book
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Post by derekkirima » 09 Aug 2017, 16:16

I find part mystery part revenge story really interesting especially the character Matthias who wakes up to find his face replaced by another's, after his is cut so severely to shreds and is unfixable. Worth noting are characters who are many, felt different and thus not easy to confuse them. It's important to note the book is part of a tetralogy and the reader can always read the whole story conclusively in the other 3 books. Thanks for the good and honest review.

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Post by Miriam Molina » 09 Aug 2017, 16:24

This looks like a good story to invest in - finance-wise, time-wise, and emotion-wise. I seem to get Face Off vibes. I'll definitely make time for this story. Thanks for the exciting review and the equally exciting discount for BOTD.

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Post by whitneykim » 09 Aug 2017, 17:34

The Lost Identity Casualties has these mysteries to solve and so many more. Part mystery and part revenge story, there's a lot that happens in this book. Must I say, Great character development, in a book with so many characters, all with completely separate motives and wild pasts, it's usually easy to confuse characters but this book was an exception. ⭐⭐⭐⭐

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Post by Gbemisola » 09 Aug 2017, 18:30

I have always loved mystery books and your review makes it sound all the more interesting. I really look forward to getting an opportunity to read this book. Thanks for the great review!

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Post by GCamer » 09 Aug 2017, 18:30

I also keep a list of characters when there are too many in a story. Despite the complexity of the book, this sounds like a very intriguing read. I also like the inclusion of real life criminals. I think only crime fanatics would actually recognize that, but still it's a nice feature of the book. Thanks for the insightful review.

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Post by Rajanis » 09 Aug 2017, 20:04

Callaghan finds that due to greed and mistaken identity he has been mutilated by his own people.
He overcomes depression and uses his intelligence to plot revenge on those who have caused him the loss of his identity and former privileged life.
Great review, thanks.

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Post by Excitedreads » 09 Aug 2017, 21:02

Loved your review. You gave away just enough detail to keep me intrigued. It's quite an interesting and creative plot. I can't wait to try it. I also liked that you paid attention to the goods and bads about the novel, honest opinions matter. Thank you for a great review!
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Post by LadyClaire » 10 Aug 2017, 00:27

wow! This is amazing! That much character and yet so much order. This is good really. Thanks for the review, cataclysmicknight!!
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Post by Christina Rose » 10 Aug 2017, 00:38

This book has a very interesting premise, and one I think is unlike any other book I have read. Thank you for the review!

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Post by mumoscar » 10 Aug 2017, 02:01

Thanks for your greatly visualised review. You have created the anxiety for reading, even if one doesn't like the genre.
A great book to read!

-- 10 Aug 2017, 02:06 --
kimekemar wrote:Actually there are about 120 characters in the four books of the series, Gali, but 22 of them make up the main characters. You can read more about this on the review of "The Complete Callaghan Tetralogy" here on OBC.

PS "The Lost Identity Casualties is today's book-of-the-day!


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Post by Athena Moon » 18 Aug 2017, 10:37

50? Wait... I would say a no no no mate, no way I can digest these bunch of characters in 200 pages?! However your review makes it sound doable in quite enjoyable and organised manner. Kudos to the author for a tremendous work! It definitely requires a great skill. Thanks!

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Post by Doaa Wael » 03 Oct 2017, 18:28

Your choice of books is interesting and the style of your reviews is always interesting to read. Thank you!
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