By Christopher Leader
Published: August 28, 2010.
To student William Brighton, math has always been cool. When he discovers that he can use it to make himself rich, it becomes that much better. He designs a set of gambling equations that ensure he always comes out on top, and he puts them to good use. The world he enters, though, doesn't allow anyone to stay on top for long. Will he make it big or lose everything, and everyone, he cares about?