'I knew I had to kill Seema. There was no other way. Maybe one never thinks of murder till one is pushed to the brink. I had been pushed… I thought of the money… about fifty lakhs. All mine after her death! It was a challenge worthy of me. My life staked against Seema’s money — and my freedom.’
Shakuntala Devi the mathematical genius turns her attention to study the highly complex mental equations of a human mind gripped by greed, lust and selfishness. A tense drama of the gradual transformation of a successful lawyer into a scheming killer intent upon committing a Perfect Murder.
Born in a well-known family of Brahmin priests in Bangalore, Shakuntala Devi received her early lessons in mathematics from her grandfather. By the age of five, she was recognised as a child prodigy and an expert in complex mental arithmetic. A year later she demonstrated her talents to a large assembly of students and professors at the University of Mysore.
Hailed as an authentic heroine of our times her feats are recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. She has made international headlines for out-performing and out computing the most sophisticated computers in the world.
In this, her first book, she turns her attention to study the highly complex mental equations of a human mind gripped by greed, lust and selfishness.
Size: 140 x 216 x 11.8 mm
Extent: 144 pages