Maggie was thrown away. Abandoned and left alone in a field, she believed it was the worst day of her life. What she didn't know, it was the beginning of a grand adventure.The Throw Away Dog, is an uplifting and often humorous adventure of Maggie and her new pals, Harry and Brittany. What seems to be hopeless circumstances for this witty and funny dog, transcends into a modern day adventure on the Sacramento Delta in Northern California. The Delta is an endless network of rivers, tributaries, and small streams. It is an ideal setting for an adventure. When the three characters embark on their accidental journey, they each come face-to-face with their own fears and rise above them. Written for middle grade children, the story was inspired by an actual dog named Maggie, who was truly a throw away dog. The rest, of course, is fiction and a fun read. It is a story for animal lovers.