Scott Turow’s latest Kindle County thriller takes its inspiration from the Greek This latest one, “Identical,” is stuffed with so many themes and. Scott Turow takes a long time to get his ducks in a row in this, his most recent novel about legal shenanigans in Chicago, which as usual he. Scott Turow has written another convoluted mystery set in fictional Kindle County, Two of the main characters are brothers – identical.

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The other twin, Paul Gianni is a state senator running for governor is anxious to have his brother released. Review by Carl Wilkinson December 20, ientical But his description of the Greco-American culture there is spot-on to the Chicago Greek community. Turow has a way of taking the reader for a long, long ride pointing out many semi-interesting things as he goes along.

To ask other readers questions about Identicalplease sign up. Hal runs property company ZP, founded by his father, and is currently brokering a massive deal to buy a rival called YourHouse it beinga Greek tragedy is surely in store.

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Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. It’s a twisty plot full of surprises and tragedy and family love.


Mea Identical by Scott Turow is an Oct. Maybe my disappointment comes from being an admirer.

The plot is this zcott A wealthy, CEO, Hal Kronon, has spent decades heartbroken over the violent hands-on murder of his sister and the man who has confessed and served the better years of his life for her death, Cass Giannis, is just about to be set free. So all you fictitous trial chasers out there beware. But in my case, the book simply didn’t meet a standard that Turow had established in my mind. All of the principle actors are of Greek descent, and there had been bad blood between the families of the victim and the brothers before the murder.

This is very true on many levels in this book. My review of Identical.

Turow also dances around faulty police work and the influence the rich and famous can bring to a case. Email required Address never made public. Both were practicing attorneys who tkrow drafting their first novels during breaks in court appearances and at night and weekends.

Oct 31, Joe rated it it was ok.


I was able to figure out many of the mysteries, but it was satisfying to get the details of the whos, whys, hows, etc. He is able to keep our interest throughout the whole book because the plot is so good. So who killed poor Dita? The story has many twists and turns and surprises. Why so much mystery? Identcial, did anyone else notice a major plot flaw? Rolling in drachmas, he has just one problem: Want to Read saving….


Mostly retired and in his 80’s, he digs into the case while dealing with his own mortality and losses along his life. It seems like Turow was trying to combine rustle and scuffle.

‘Identical’ Stumbles Outside The Courtroom

Preview — Identical by Scott Turow. Cass has served his sentence and is scheduled for release. I did not read this book; I listened to the trow, as read by Henry Leyva. After the misery that some of these characters went through on Hal’s witch hunt, I wanted his reality to come crashing through but it didn’t, and for all the shrines he had built for Dita, in the end all she got was a shrug and “we will never really understand” and on identicsl goes.

Feb 01, Melinda Elizabeth rated it really liked it. And Lidia has a secret.