Dex: The Heart of a Hero (Hardcover)

The Heart of a Hero

By Caralyn Buehner, Mark Buehner (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780066236209, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2004



Dexter is a little dog. He′s so little that the other dogs forget to invite him to play, and Cleevis the tomcat bullies him. But little Dexter has dreams -- big dreams. He wants to be a superhero. So Dexter starts a superhero training program. And suddenly, even Cleevis needs his help

In Superdog, husband-and-wife team Mark and Caralyn Buehner have created a timeless story about a true superhero. Dexter has determination, spirit, and heart as he proves, above all, that no matter how little you are, you can still do very big things.

Praise For Dex: The Heart of a Hero

“Mark Buehner’s energetic illustrations…are full of bright colors and humorous details.”
-Washington Post