Raising a Hero

Raising a Hero


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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie comes the story of Max, a lovable and determined puppy with a lot to learn on his adventure of becoming someone's life-changing friend and helper. Max's puppy raiser, Sam, takes him everywhere; on the bus, to puppy kindergarten, and even to restaurants. But it's tough staying underneath the table when the french fries smell so good!

Discover all the fun and important ways Max earns his special yellow vest as he and his puppy raiser, Sam, work together to help someone in need of a true hero.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780996551816
Publisher: Cleverkick LLC
Publication date: 11/21/2016
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 177,155
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Laura Numeroff is the New York Times bestselling author of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, Raising a Hero and What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and graduated from Pratt Institute. Laura grew up as the youngest of three girls, surrounded by art, music, and books. An avid animal lover, Laura has always wanted to write a book about service dogs.

Lynn Munsinger is the New York Times bestselling illustrator of children's books including What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best by Laura Numeroff and Tacky the Penguin by Helen Lester.


Brentwood, California

Date of Birth:

July 14, 1953

Place of Birth:

Brooklyn, New York


B.F.A. with honors, Pratt Institute, 1975; attended Parsons College, 1975

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Raising a Hero 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Patjo More than 1 year ago
Great story with a great message. Laura Numeroff has written another wonderful book!
RobertsonT More than 1 year ago
Laura Numeroff has done it again! What a beautiful book with a great story. The illustrations help the story come to life. Max is adorable. I purchased a book for each of my grandchildren!