Rusty the Forgotten Fire Engine written by longtime Sanibel residents Joe Fisher and Jaye Boswell has been selected as an Indie Book Worth Discovering by the prestigious Kirkus Reviews. The award recognizes books rated in the top 10% of all indie books reviewed by Kirkus during the year.
Rusty the Forgotten Fire Engine follows Rusty’s journey from hero to outcast and back again. It is a lighthearted and multi-layered story, richly told, and whimsically illustrated that will appeal to children and adults alike.
“…humor and heart…the small illustrations are pleasantly rendered…” According to the Kirkus Review.
The surprise ending brings the tale to heart-warming and satisfying conclusion that reveals all things have hidden value that is waiting to be released. Rusty the Forgotten Fire Engine is a classic story of love, loss, transformation and redemption.
“…the ups and downs of an anthropomorphic fire engine are sympathetically portrayed.” Concludes the Reviewer.