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Because of Winn-Dixie
Because of Winn-Dixie
Author: Kate DiCamillo
The summer Opal and her father, the preacher, move to Naomi, Florida, Opal goes into the Winn-Dixie supermarket -- and comes out with a dog. A big, ugly, suffering dog with a sterling sense of humor. A dog she dubs Winn-Dixie. Because of Winn-Dixie, the preacher tells Opal ten things about her absent mother, one for each year Opal has been alive...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780439250726
ISBN-10: 0439250722
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 182
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4.2 stars, based on 60 ratings
Publisher: Scholastic
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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This book is about a girl named Opal whose goes to the supermarket (winn-dixie) and find a friend who she names winn- dixie, since this dog has been with her she is happier and is solving long term issues.
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Absolutely love this book! For every child at heart or animal lover out there. Because Of Winn Dixie is a very touching story and just proves to you that animals can be best friends too.
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Adorable story--MUCH better than the movie, and great for adults, not just a kids' book.
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Better than the movie. A warm loving story for adults and children alike. Easy to read.
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Great book about friendship, reaching out to others, and the power of pets in bringing people together!
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A wonderful uplifting story about making friends in a new town with the help of a stray dog named Winn-Dixie. It made me laugh and it made me cry...to me that is a good read :)
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This was a really good book, I really enjoyed it.
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This story has many interesting relationships. It was a Newberry Honor book.


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