She lost her sister...
now she's holding on for her life

“I was on the edge of my seat with each twist and turn, and the ending blew me away. Pick up Losing Brave and prepare yourself for a late night of reading, because you won’t be able to put this book down until the very last page.”

- Chloe Grace Moretz, Actress

In Bailee Madison and Stefne Miller’s novel, Losing Brave, seventeen-year-old Payton Brave is desperate to uncover what happened to her twin sister, who disappeared one year ago. As she begins to question everything around her, Payton becomes caught in a mystery that goes deeper than she ever imagined.

Praise for the Book!

“A suspenseful thriller with heart and an unexpected twist. Highly recommended.”

– School Library Journal

“The characters—and, of course, the twist at the end—make this book one that fans of mystery and drama will definitely enjoy.”

– Booklist

“The Southern setting, suspense, touch of romance, intriguing characters, and the mystery surrounding what happened to Payton’s sister add up to a book that ticks all the right boxes. I highly recommend Losing Brave!

– Marcia Gay Harden, Actress

“Bailee Madison uses her unique observation of human behavior and environment, that she’s used so beautifully as an actress when collaborating with Stefne Miller to create a richly detailed, haunting world that keeps you turning the page with anticipation.”

– Christina Hendricks, Actress

Losing Brave is an engaging story that will keep you on the edge of your seat. The mystery of Dylan’s disappearance, and how it affects her twin sister will keep you guessing with each twist and turn along the way”

– School Library Journal

“I very much enjoyed reading Losing Brave. Bailee Madison and Stefne Miller have crafted a story that unfolds in surprising ways, and the character of Poe will stick with you long after the book ends.”

– Maia Mitchell, Actress
About the Authors
Bailee Madison

American teen actress Bailee Madison first found success as May Belle Aarons in Disney’s film adaptation of the much loved children’s book, Bridge to Terabithia. Two years later, she was nominated for a Critics Choice Award for her powerful work in Brothers, and in 2011, Bailee earned rave reviews from The Wall Street Journal for her work in Just Go With It. Bailee has worked with a number of the industry’s biggest stars, including Academy Award winners Marisa Tomei and Hilary Swank, multiple award winners Bette Midler and Billy Crystal, and other Hollywood powerhouses such as Tobey Maguire, Natalie Portman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Katie Holmes, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Josh Hutcherson, and more. At only seventeen years of age, Bailee has established an impressive resume with roles in more than eighteen films and twenty-two television series, and currently stars in the Hallmark Original Series, Good Witch. Bailee has currently moved behind the camera as a Producer on two family films including the newly released Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket.


Stefne Miller started writing in 2009, and within five years she wrote eight novels, and of those self-published three. She was a Top 15 Finalist in the Reader’s Choice Awards in the category of Debut Author of 2010. Stefne has completed both the filming of Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket and the novelization of the film. She also has two feature films in development, and film projects in development based on her novels Salvaged, Rise, and Collision. She currently lives in Edmond, OK, with her husband of twenty-one years and their three teenaged sons.

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