From Publishers Weekly
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"In telling a great legal story about a great legal story teller, Wilkie has produced a page-turning masterpiece that explores power, greed, hubris and the human condition. The Fall of the House of Zeus is a Greek Tragedy set in the modern south. Lawyers, clients, and anyone interested in seeing how the sausages of justice get made will love this book."--Alan Dershowitz
"The legal machinations in The Fall of the House of Zeus read like a real-life John Grisham novel."--St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Chosen as one of the Best Books of 2010)
"Not since Willie Morris has anyone written so poignantly about the South."--John Evans, proprietor of Lemuria Books, Jackson, MS in Missippians magazine.
"Fascinating, breath-holding action…The undisputed accuracy of recorded dialogue will fan embers that will keep this story alive for decades—not only in Mississippi…but anywhere obscene wealth, arrogance, and narrow-mindedness grant us human beings a look into the darkest rooms of our hearts."—Clyde Edgerton, Garden & Gun
"Every bit as engaging as a Grisham thriller..."--Delta Magazine
"Equal parts biography and legal thriller."--Roll Call
"Wilkie's book is well-researched and well-written, and also completely engaging."--Biloxi Sun Herald
"The Fall of the House of Zeus is a riveting American saga of ambition, cunning, greed, corruption, high life and low life in the land of Faulkner and Grisham. These are good ol' boys gone bad with flair, private jets, and lots of cash to carry. Curtis Wilkie, a child of the South and a reporter's reporter, is the perfect match for this wild ride."—Tom Brokaw
"Addictive reading for anyone interested in greed, ...