Educated, intelligent, and wealthy, is the perfect combination for a serial killer. Especially for a high-profile criminal lawyer that understands how not to get caught. Calculating every move, the ‘Doc', employs his vast experience in law to pray upon the most vulnerable.
Set in contemporary Chicago, Reviving Thebes is a graphic psychological thriller, examining the struggles of nature v. nurture. Can the love of torture be in one's makeup? Or are we made to murder by our environments? Can we escape our fates? Or are we destined to be ourselves, however 'evil' that may be?
Winding through a maze of lust and violence, hate and hedonism, this disturbing Oedipal journey chronicles the "Doc's" wicked pursuits against the backdrop of racial inequity, where the age-old question remains resolute:
When you dine as the devil, will you eventually taste Hell?
ISBN : 978-1-80074-177-5
Pages : 316
Size : 205x140
Imprint : Olympia Publishers
S. Eugene Adam is a bi-racial, award-winning trial lawyer from Chicago. A full-scholarship graduate from the University of Wisconsin Law School and recipient of the National Trial Lawyers Association's ‘Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America' from 2012 - 2020, Attorney Adam has famously represented celebrity clients, including former Illinois Governor, Rod Blagojevich. Although featured on hundreds of television news outlets, including the Netflix documentary ‘Trial by Media', it was his work on more than seventy-five murder and attempt murder trials that provided him unique insights into the criminal mindset. Reviving Thebes: Ismenes' Beginning is his first novel.