When three sombre professors knock on her door, Vanessa knows they have come in search of her help. But when they explain the circumstances surrounding their colleague's murder, Vanessa must use all her logic and intuition in order to solve the paradox of a seemingly impossible murder.
CATHERINE SHAW is a pseudonym. She is a mathematician and academic and writer of murder mysteries. She lives in Paris, France.
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