Title: CLEAR AND CONVINCING EVIDENCE
Genre: YA Mystery
Jennifer Roby’s editor for the student newspaper assigns her to write about the charred skeleton found in the university’s ceramics kiln. Her article reports the skeleton was fake, placed there as a prank according to the campus police detective. The students who discovered the skeleton protest to her with graphic descriptions of the remains.
Believing the students, Jennifer seeks answers from civil and university personnel. Her editor orders her to stop investigating, but he’s too late: she discovers the bones are human. She schemes to thwart the lies and roadblocks as evidence of the cover-up reaches higher in the university. Threats to her safety are set in motion. Jennifer races to unravel the crime and expose the cover-up before the stalker succeeds in stopping her.
Clear and Convincing Evidence is complete at 77,000 words.