Dream Dog

Dream Dog

Book - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Harry cannot have the dog he desperately wants because of his father's sensitive nose, so he uses his X-35 Infra-Rocket Imagination Helmet to create Waffle, the dog of his dreams.
Publisher: New York : Schwartz and Wade Books, ©2013.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780375966552
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,colour illustrations ;,28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Catrow, David - Illustrator


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Feb 24, 2018

I love this book! The illustrations are amazing and the story is wonderful! So imaginative!

ChristchurchKids Mar 24, 2014

Dad's allergies aren't necessarily a deal-breaker when it comes to Harry's longing for a pet dog -- all Harry needs to do is put on his X-35 Infra-Rocket Imagination Helmet, and his dream dog appears. No one but Harry can see Waffle (who appears to be made from giant, fluffy clouds), but that doesn't stop boy and dog from forging a close friendship. Yet when Harry's dad (whose allergies have improved) brings home a real dog, Harry's loyalty is challenged. Whimsical, "distinctively idiosyncratic" (Booklist) artwork heightens the joyous tone of this imaginative picture book. Readers who are themselves allergic to dogs might enjoy Linda Joy Singleton's Snow Dog, Sand Dog.

March 2014 Picture books newsletter

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at Library

To Top