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I Dream of Dexter
Dream of Dexter
Author Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso
Publication date February 1, 2003
Published by Scholastic
ISBN 0439434238
Publication Order
Preceded by
Dr. Dee Dee and Dexter Hyde
Followed by
The Incredible Shrinking Dexter

I Dream of Dexter is the fourth of the 6 chapter books published by Scholastic based on Dexter's Laboratory, which was first published on February 1, 2003.

The book title is a reference to the 1965 sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.


Mandark invents a helmet to enter and control Dexter's dreams. Dexter invents a dream helmet of his own to combat Mandark, and they both end up in a "dream duel."

Chapter Books based on Dexter's Laboratory
Dexter's Ink · The Dex-Terminator · Dr. Dee Dee and Dexter Hyde · I Dream of Dexter · The Incredible Shrinking Dexter · Dexter's Big Switch