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A Minister’s Test

A Minister’s Test

(Penguin Petit)

Sudha Murty
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How does one pick the cleverest person in a village full of wise people?

This is the quandary facing the king, confused as to who he should choose as his chief minister. Are just a series of tests enough? Or should the king be prepared for more ways to find his minister?

An intelligent tale that’s full of surprises, A Minister’s Test is classic Sudha Murty, bursting with humour and charming characters.

Imprint: Puffin

Published: Oct/2013

Length : 10 Pages

MRP : ₹15.00

A Minister’s Test

(Penguin Petit)

Sudha Murty

How does one pick the cleverest person in a village full of wise people?

This is the quandary facing the king, confused as to who he should choose as his chief minister. Are just a series of tests enough? Or should the king be prepared for more ways to find his minister?

An intelligent tale that’s full of surprises, A Minister’s Test is classic Sudha Murty, bursting with humour and charming characters.

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Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty was born in 1950 in Shiggaon, north Karnataka. She did her MTech in computer science, and is now the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation. A prolific writer in English and Kannada, she has written novels, technical books, travelogues, collections of short stories and non-fiction pieces, and six bestselling books for children. Her books have been translated into all the major Indian languages. Sudha Murty is the recipient of the R.K. Narayan Award for Literature (2006), the Padma Shri (2006) and the Attimabbe Award from the Government of Karnataka for excellence in Kannada literature (2011).

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