A story about a little dog with the heart of a lion. From the best-selling author of a A Dog Called Homeless.
Leo dreams about being a hero. In his imagination he is a fearsome gladiator, but he wants to be a hero in real life. When the boys at school dare Leo to do something he knows is wrong, he lets everybody down. How can he make things right again? A little dog called Jack Pepper is missing and it will take a true hero to find him and bring him home…
"Touching, reflective and lyrical." (Sunday Times)
"Sarah Lean's graceful, miraculous writing will have you weeping one moment and rejoicing the next." (Katherine Applegate, author of The One and Only Ivan)