While on work experience with a TV news crew, 16 year-old Cobey Miles suddenly finds herself in front of the camera covering a breaking news story about two bodies being uncovered in the ice. She proves an instant hit and her burgeoning modelling career starts to skyrocket. But when she sniffs something fishy behind the scenes at the station, Cobey realises that the story she has to tell is something certain people do not want to hear. Cobey is ultimately faced with a hard choice: leave the story alone and seize upon the success she is enjoying, or reveal the truth and risk consequences that may endanger her career or her life.
Jim Schembri is a Melbourne writer and journalist who has written many Young Adult novels, including the acclaimed MURDER IN AISLE 9, WELCOME TO MINUTE 16 and THE EIGHT LIVES OF STUILLE THE GREAT. He has also illustrated novels for early readers, and written books for younger children. During office hours, Jim is a feature writer and film reviewer for the Age newspaper.