Penguin Random House, Inc.
Written by an Emmy-winning head writer for Sesame Street, here's a story that will resonate with every dog-loving child out there. Harry wants a dog, and, instead of getting one, his parents try to placate him with a pet that's decidedly less interesting--a lizard. So Harry takes matters into his own hands and places his X-35 Infra-Rocket Imagination Helmet on his head, and soon something--with paws! a tail! a wet nose!--pops into the world. Sure, nobody else can see the dog named Waffle, but that doesn't matter to Harry. But what happens when a real dog comes into his life? Catrow's signature loose drawings and Berger's humorous text bring the bond between a boy and his dog exuberantly to life.