Middle Grade

The Museum of Lost and Found

Sometimes you have to lose it all to find what comes next

When Vanessa discovers the abandoned museum, she starts filling it with her own projects and art and memories. She organizes them and labels them. Maybe, if she can put them all together in just the right way, she can finally understand what went wrong.

Item #5: Fragment of a friendship bracelet.
Item #19: Two-headed monster Halloween costume.
Item #20: Hospital bracelet.

Why she can’t quit her bad habit. Why her dad lives on a military base thousands of miles away. Why a mysterious painting has been left behind, forgotten. And most of all, why Bailey, her best friend in the entire world, isn’t her best friend anymore.

Vanessa hopes that the museum will be the answer she needs. But what she soon discovers is that the museum has mysteries of its own…