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An adversary on trial. A mysterious fire. Can a young amateur sleuth keep her foe behind bars?

Morgan Draca is celebrating her thirteenth birthday in Chicago. After flames consume a nearby warehouse, she learns the first criminal she investigated could walk out of jail as a free woman. That is unless someone can find her accomplices!

Morgan vows to locate the co-conspirators, whatever the cost. Unsure if she should trust the cute boy or the mouthy artist, she soon finds that every step toward cracking the case brings her closer to destroying her once rock-solid bond with her mother!

Will she find the criminals before her most precious relationship goes up in smoke?

The Case of the Burned Canvas is the suspenseful third book in The Morgan Draca Mysteries middle-grade series. If you like smart young heroines, rich cultures, and puzzling clues, you’ll be captivated by Angela D. Moss’s exciting tale.