Out of Harm’s Way: New Novel Shares Inspiring Rescue Story

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Marty Kingsbury celebrates animal adoption in ‘Rescuing Oricito’

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An enchanting narrative that can appeal to people in all walks of life, 'Rescuing Oricito' shares insights into survival, loyalty, respect, freedom and the meaning of home.

In her new young adult novel, “Rescuing Oricito” (published by Archway Publishing), Marty Kingsbury, an animal-loving poet and playwright, offers an impactful tale about animal adoption based on her rescue dog’s journey to her home.

“People who have rescued animals are always proud of it,” Kingsbury said. “We often know the backstories of our animals – where they came from and who rescued them.”

Her bicultural adoption tale follows the footsteps of a South American street dog who faces gripping realities that apply to many humans: abandonment, neglect, unwanted pregnancies, hunger and adversaries.

Kingsbury, who blends her expertise in writing, human services and animal activism for the story, said she hopes to raise awareness for street dogs and the rescue effort.

An enchanting narrative that can appeal to people in all walks of life, “Rescuing Oricito” shares insights into survival, loyalty, respect, freedom and the meaning of home.

“Rescuing Oricito”
By Marty Kingsbury
Hardcover | 6 x 9 in | 202 pages | ISBN 9781480806863
Softcover | 6 x 9 in | 202 pages | ISBN 9781480806849
E-Book | ISBN 9781480806856
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Marty Kingsbury is a poet, playwright and English instructor at Urban College of Boston. Her stories have appeared in magazines and anthologies in the U.S. and Canada and her plays produced throughout the world. Kingsbury earned her Master of Fine Arts in playwriting from Brandeis University, Master of Arts in English from University of Massachusetts Boston and Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Heidelberg University. A lifelong animal lover, she and her partner live in Cambridge, Mass. where they share their two rescue dogs.

Simon & Schuster, a company with nearly ninety years of publishing experience, has teamed up with Author Solutions, LLC, the leading self-publishing company worldwide, to create Archway Publishing. With unique resources to support books of all kind, Archway Publishing offers a specialized approach to help every author reach his or her desired audience. For more information, visit archwaypublishing.com or call 888-242-5904.

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