Teddy is a gifted dog. Raised in a cabin by a poet named Sylvan, he grew up listening to sonnets read aloud and the comforting clicking of a keyboard. Although Teddy understands words, Sylvan always told him there are only two kinds of people in the world who can hear Teddy speak: poets and children.
Dylan has always wanted to be a superhero, just like his brother and sister who have totally awesome powers. But when the time finally comes, Dylan discovers his superpower is pretty rubbish- he can talk to iguanas!
After a freak lightning accident, a boy is catapulted millions of years into the future and transformed into a strange superhero who is part rat and part television.