.Missing Pieces takes readers on a emotional journey as Connie tries to survive the cards she has been dealt. Connie Johnson's life was going well until her mother, Dolores, leaves home to find her father. Dolores places her son, Samuel, in charge but as time passes worry starts to set in. A house fire breaks out causing Connie and her siblings to flee their home. After the tragedy Connie slowly tries to keep it together but soon realizes that her life will never be the same. Before life can go back to normal Connie’s mother becomes ill and has to go into the hospital. Connie’s father appears just to move them to a new location. Trying her best to adjust. Connie’s days and nights are mixed with hurt and pain, She wonders who she can turn to for help or if help is ever coming.