[Read] ➳ Because of Winn-Dixie ➻ Kate DiCamillo – Turboville.co.uk

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 Friendship, Loneliness, And Acceptance Are Explored In Depth It Portrays A Touching Relationship Between A Girl And Her Dog Children Who Also Feel Lonely Can Identify With Opal And Realize That There Is Always Hope



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 and he struggles to move forward as he misses Opal


  2. says:

    I think this is the year that I have discovered young adult and middle grade fiction as a genre full of quality 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 h


  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 younger Although it I guess it depends on the child.Young Opal has just moved to Florida with her father a preacher and is lonely for her mother who left


  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 dog.This book is carefully balanced with dark and light It could so easily have been one of those syrupy, sweet stories


  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 awards.The 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 gre


  7. 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 sense of loneliness through her childhood But that s all about to change t


  8. 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 into one of the stores to buy a few things, and comes out with a mangy, smelly large dog He got inside th...


  9. 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 ways.The story is well told in the ten year old main character s voice I m sure this makes it attractive and understandable to young readers or listeners And


  10. says:

    This is the first book my 8 year old son was reading and said to me, This book is really good, Mommy I think you would like it You should read it So I m reading it.Someone called Kate DiCamillo s writing enchanting I think enchanting fits perfectly.


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