Dexter the Dog and Friends Children’s Book Series
Parents struggling to find ways to help their children overcome obstacles, bullies, disabilities are about to be introduced to a lovely book series, Dexter the Dog and Friends, launching at the end of 2019.
Tonya Wilhelm, a professional dog trainer based in Ohio, has teamed up with renowned artist Wendy Beugels based in Portugal. Together they are launching a children’s book. They hope, through the love of the charming, funny, and open-hearted dogs in the series, children will learn how to accept people of all abilities and to be kinder to one another. Tonya and Wendy’s dream is that through the Dexter The Dog and Friends book series, parents and teachers will be able to use the books as tools to help teach valuable lessons.
The main character, Dexter, is a stoic Cavalier King Charles Spaniel with a neurological and mobility disability. Dexter The Dog and Friends follows Dexter through various stories and travels focusing on difficult topics such as disabilities, adoption, bullies, and death.
The books’ tone is uplifting and inspiring, promoting acceptance, friendship, and living life to the fullest. Wendy’s illustrations brings vibrancy and fun to the characters with her whimsical style and creativity. Both children and adults are falling in love with the characters through the books’ kid-friendly social media accounts.
This easy-reader series will surely charm audiences of all ages and will open a door for parents to discuss difficult topics with their children. The fun stories and delightful characters will charm readers from start to finish, leaving them enthusiastically waiting for the next addition.
The first Dexter the Dog and Friends book Dexter’s New Home is scheduled to be released at the end of 2019. Future readers can follow the progress of the book by signing up for the newsletter and following Dexter the Dog and Friends social media accounts.