Cora Dobbs is a thorough forensic anthropologist teaching at a small Southern college and knows the facts when it comes to murder.
Cora Dobbs is a middle aged Forensic Anthropologist teaching at a small Georgia University. But what really stands out about her is the ability to quickly put the evidence together in murder cases. Cora knows that she is good at solving crime and doesn’t tolerate any bull in what she considers serious business. The investigation of the killing of a minister’s daughter brings Cora into direct conflict with the local and University bureaucrats. She does the right thing while criticizing the wrong people and brings the murderer to justice. Both reward and punishment become her future in this venture. With the help of her flighty roommate, Madge, Cora redirects the bad into what she believes will be the correct course for her. Along with new dreams she may be facing old nightmares.