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Endship loneliness and acceptance are explored in depth It portrays a touching relationship between a gi. 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 over the course of the book Opal s life turns aroundOf course there are lessons to be learned in acceptance of life and of other people DiCamillo shows not tells in exactly the right wayThis book is a little gem and I am very glad I came across it Discovering such treasures unexpectedly is the reason I find challenges rewarding Electing Judges unexpectedly is the reason I find challenges rewarding

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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 the cast of characters in Naomi and they all have a sad past From Otis at the pet store to Miss Franny Block at the library to Gloria Dump and all the children in town each person has a painful event that they are trying to forget or move on from They all open up and start enjoying life again due to the combined warmth of Winn Dixie s personality and Miss Franny s Littmus Lozenge candiesI recently read Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts Because of Winn Dixie seems like a kids book twin of the this book Both feature a young girl or woman who move to small town from a troubled past and breathe in all the charm that the community has to offer I highly recommend this book to middle grade kids and the adults in their lives who are looking for a positive read It could either be read at home or aloud in class and I m sure it will generate many positive discussions about family community and life as a whole Beyond the Pale 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 the cast of characters in Naomi and they all have a sad past From Otis at the pet store to Miss Franny Block at the library to Gloria Dump and all the children in town each person has a painful event that they are trying to forget or move on from They all open The Black Ice Score (Parker, up and start enjoying life again due to the combined warmth of Winn Dixie s personality and Miss Franny s Littmus Lozenge candiesI recently read Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts Because of Winn Dixie seems like a kids book twin of the this book Both feature a young girl or woman who move to small town from a troubled past and breathe in all the charm that the community has to offer I highly recommend this book to middle grade kids and the adults in their lives who are looking for a positive read It could either be read at home or aloud in class and I m sure it will generate many positive discussions about family community and life as a whole

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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 Kate DiCamilloA 10 year old girl named India Opal Bulloni has just moved to a trailer park in the small town of Naomi Florida with her father who is known as The Preacher because he preaches at the local church While in the supermarket Opal sees a scruffy dog wrecking the store Opal decides to take him home Miss Franny Block a librarian shares great stories about her past including one about her great grandfather whose family members died while he was fighting for the South in the Civil War He invented Littmus Lozenge candies which tasted like root beer and strawberry but included a secret ingredient melancholy Anyone who tasted the candies tasted sweetness mixed with sadness In Because of Winn Dixie these candies symbolize that even though life sometimes deals people a bit of sadness there is always much to appreciate Opal learns that her sour faced neighbor Amanda Wilkinson lost her brother Carson because he drowned She vows to be nicer to her from then on 2006 1383 144 9643484254 1385 21 1384 120 9643414817 1393 121 9786006885070


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 behind and she’s adapting to living in a new place Her mother has abandoned her and she’s feeling very sad and lonely Her father preaches at a church he opened that was previously a convenience store He works too much

  2. says:

    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 th

  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 you

  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 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

  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 har

  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 Naomi Florida with her father who is known as The Preacher because he preaches at the local church While in the supermarket Opal sees a scruffy dog wrecking the store Opal decides to take him home Miss Frann

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    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 sense of loneliness through her childhood But that's all about to change the day she comes

  9. says:

    “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 int

  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 NOT sitting still listening and engaging in meaningful waysThe story is well told in the ten year old main character's vo

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