Darby's Story- Gaining in popularity as an educational tool for uncertain pet adopters, this short book tells the heartwarming story of Darby, an unwanted, sheltered, rescued, and ultimately adopted dog, who brought great joy and happiness to his adoptive family.
Given its format, this book is an excellent children's introduction to the issues, challenges, yet clearly underscoring the rewards of compassion through animal adoption, while maintaining a positive, cheerful message.
Martha was inspired to write after the family pet, Darby past away and her grown son was now serving our country. An effort to capture moments of 15 years of devotion, love and adventures the family shared together.
Base on a true story between Darby and a 6 year boy growing up together on a farm in Northern California.