[unfinished Books] DOC Because of Winn Dixie AUTHOR Kate DiCamillo

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Endship loneliness and acceptance are explored in depth It portrays a touching relationship between a gi Opal Buloni goes to the Winn Dixie store and comes home with a big scraggly dog she claimed on impulse Because of this dog now named Winn Dixie she meets her new neighbors in the Florida town she now lives in Nothing bad happens to the dog Let me repeat Nothing bad happens to the dogThis book is carefully balanced with dark and light It could so easily have been one of those syrupy sweet stories with charmingly eccentric townspeople spouting folk wisdom and the dog bringing everyone together at an ice cream social But it s not The town is only a bit twee Opal s mother left her and her minister father Gloria one of the townspeople Opal meets used to be a drunk Still a magical synergy of some kind brings everyon

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Because of Winn Dixie

We like this book because It is a Newbery Honor Book and a New York Times best seller Topics such as fri I think this is the year that I have discovered young adult and middle grade fiction as a genre full of uality books Always looking for wholesome books for my kids I saw this book on a few friends feeds and it happened to be at the library the last time I went Because of Winn Dixie is Kate DeCamillo s Newberry Award winning debut novel It features ten year old India Opal Buloni who has just moved from Watley to Naomi Florida with her father the Preacher Lonely for the last seven years since her alcoholic mother ran away Opal shops one day and discovers a lost dog who she aptly named Winn Dixie Opal and Winn Dixie need each other and the preacher allows the dog to stay in their adult trailer park home We meet

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Rl and her dog Children who also feel lonely can identify with Opal and realize that there is always hop Because of Winn Dixie is an uplifting novella that made me laugh out loud while enjoying the read Winn Dixie is a supermarket chain located throughout southeastern US India Opal a girl of ten or so goes into one of the stores to buy a few things and comes out with a mangy smelly large dog He got inside the store somehow and created havoc knocking over produce stands and had all the store people chasing him So Opal adopted the dog took him home cleaned him up and named him Winn Dixie This is the story of how Opal and Winn Dixie brought joy to some lonely folks in Naomi Florida Kate DiCamillo is an award winning author Because of Winn Dixie was her first published work Highly recommended


10 thoughts on “Because of Winn Dixie

  1. says:

    India Opal and her father the preacher have moved from Watley to Naomi Florida Opal had to leave all her friends

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    I think this is the year that I have discovered young adult and middle grade fiction as a genre full of uality books Always looking for wholesome books for my kids I saw this book on a few friends' feeds and it happened to be at the library the last time I went Because of Winn Dixie is Kate DeCamillo's Newberry Award winning debut novel It features ten year old India Opal Buloni who has just moved from Watley to Naomi Florida with

  3. says:

    Because of Winn Dixie is such a beautiful and enchanting book I loved reading this with my daughter I am glad she was a little bit older when we read it I think she was about 8 as it may have been a little heavy for her if she had been much

  4. says:

    A wonderful dog who brings people together What's not to like

  5. says:

    Opal Buloni goes to the Winn Dixie store and comes home with a big scraggly dog she claimed on impulse Because of this dog now named

  6. says:

    A children's book I read for a Challenge and what a treat it was Beautifully written delightful characters a bittersweet story No wonder it won awardsThe Winn Dixie of the title is big sook of a stray dog who comes into 10 year old Opal's life at a time when she needs a friend Her mother is gone her father works too hard they have just arrived in a new town and she has no one Winn Dixie however is great at making friends and ove

  7. says:

    Because of Winn Dixie Kate DiCamilloA 10 year old girl named India Opal Bulloni has just moved to a trailer park in the small town of

  8. says:

    It's not difficult to see why this beautiful book has won numerous awards After reading a few friends' reviews for this book I simply knew I had to read it and I'm so glad I did This is a heartwarming tale of a young girl named Opal who lives with her father Growing up without her mother has not been easy for Opal and she's been feeling a se

  9. says:

    “Because of Winn Dixie” is an uplifting novella that made me laugh out loud while enjoying the read Winn Dix

  10. says:

    My friend Lauren read this to her elementary school kids last year one day she read it to them aloud for an hour and a half This is especially remarkable considering the usual behavior of her students which is N