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Because of Winn-Dixie

Cherry Jones

Because of Winn-Dixie

by Cherry Jones

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Published by Listening Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10352390M
    ISBN 100307257541
    ISBN 109780307257543

      “Because of Winn-Dixie,” Minnesotan Kate DiCamillo’s story of a year-old girl and her dog, is the first selection for One Book/One Minnesota, a new statewide book club that inv. In the book, ''Because of Winn-Dixie'', there are many themes that shape the life of the main character, Opal, as you'll find out in this lesson. What is a Theme? A theme is the message in a story.

    Kate DiCamillo’s beloved, best-selling debut novel is now available in a paperback digest edition. Kate DiCamillo’s fi rst published novel, like Winn-Dixie himself, immediately proved to be a keeper — a New York Times bestseller, a Newbery Honor winner, the inspiration for a popular film, and most especially, a cherished classic that touches the hearts of readers of all ages/5().   Because of Winn-Dixie () Official Trailer #1 - Jeff Daniels Movie HD - Duration: Movieclips Classic Trailers , views. Winn Dixie chapter 2 - Duration:

    Throughout Kate DiCamillo's book Because of Winn-Dixie, ten-year-old Opal meets a lot of new friends and learns a lot about the world, but things always seem to come back to Opal's mother. Opal and. The setting of Because of Winn-Dixie probably takes place between the s and s in the small town of Naomi, Florida. The trailer park, church, library, pet store, and Gloria Dump's home are.


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Because of Winn-Dixie by Cherry Jones Download PDF EPUB FB2

Because of Winn-Dixie Paperback – December 8, #N#Kate DiCamillo (Author) › Visit Amazon's Kate DiCamillo Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Kate DiCamillo (Author) out of 5 stars 1, ratings. See all 57 formats and editions/5(K). Because of Winn-Dixie is the selected book for this month.

I could cry because the Because of Winn-Dixie book 10 year old granddaughter Clara has decided to join a book club this year. They are going to meet once a month before school starts for the day, and she asked me if I wanted /5.

Because of Winn-Dixie Summary. Opal Buloni and her preacher dad move to little ol' Naomi, Florida from little ol' Watley, Florida. Even though it's a new place, ten-year-old Opal isn't digging it. She misses her friends, her home, and her mother who left her when she was a little girl.

Life is pretty rotten. Because of Winn-Dixie, a big, ugly, happy dog, year-old Opal learns 10 things about her long-gone mother from her preacher father.

Because of Winn-Dixie, Opal makes new friends among the somewhat unusual residents of her new hometown, Naomi, Florida. Because of Winn-Dixie, Opal begins to find her place in the world and let go of some of the /5(K).

Because of Winn-Dixie / Kate DiCamillo. — 1st ed. Summary: Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie. ISBN (hardcover) [1. Dogs — Fiction. City and town life — Florida — Fiction.

/5(32). A dog she names Winn-Dixie. Because of Winn-Dixie, the preacher tells Opal ten things about her absent mother, one for each year Opal has been alive. Winn-Dixie is better at making friends than anyone Opal has ever known, and together they meet the local librarian, Miss Franny Block, who once fought off a bear with a copy of War.

Written for a young audience, Because of Winn-Dixie addresses the innate and simple feeling of loneliness in a way that kids can easily interpret. Opal is the touchstone for the readers, the character with whom the audience should identify. By saving Winn-Dixie's life, Opal makes her first "friend." From there, Winn-Dixie leads Opal to people.

Because of Winn-Dixie is basically a book which is meant to be for the children but if you are of the big age then you can also read the book. There is nothing which is going to stop yours from reading the book.

But if you are have never read this book then. Parents need to know that Because of Winn-Dixie, Kate DiCamillo's lovely novel about year-old Opal and the stray dog that changes her life, is a charming story full of quirky characters and sweet friendships.

There's a melancholy veil over Opal's story, because her mother abandoned her, but that also helps her to feel empathy for friends who have experienced loss and sorrow.5/5. Instead she brings home Winn-Dixie- a big scruffy stray dog who caused trouble right in the middle of the vegetable isle of the Winn-Dixie supermarket- (hence Opal's impromptu naming of the dog.)Because of Winn Dixie- is a perfect title for this brief book, because it's because of Winn-Dixie that so many things turn out okay for motherless Opal 4/5(13).

But Winn-Dixie is no ordinary dog. It’s because of Winn-Dixie that Opal begins to make friends. And it’s because of Winn-Dixie that she finally dares to ask her father about her mother, who left when Opal was three.

In fact, as Opal admits, just about everything that happens that summer is /5(1K). Because of Winn-Dixie was first published in Since then, paperback, audiobook, and e-book editions have been published. The paperback edition is about pages long. The cover of the paperback edition is pictured above.

I would recommend Because of Winn-Dixie for children 8 to 12, although the publisher recommends it for ages 9 to. Because of Winn-Dixie, the preacher tells Opal ten things about her absent mother, one for each year Opal has been alive. Winn-Dixie is better at making friends than anyone Opal has ever known, and together they meet the local librarian, Miss Franny Block, who once fought off a.

Because of Winn Dixie tells the story of ten-year old Opal. This book will make you laugh as Opal and Winn Dixie make friends with these very likable characters in this small southern town.

the lady the local children think of as a witch because of her jungle-like yard. Because of Winn-Dixie, the preacher tells Opal ten things about her absent mother, one for each year Opal has been alive. Winn-Dixie is better at making friends than anyone Opal has ever known, and together they meet the local librarian, Miss Franny Block, who once fought off a /5().

Minnesota novelist Kate DiCamillo's novel "Because of Winn-Dixie" is the first selection for a new statewide book club called "One Book One Minnesota." The club invites all Minnesotans to read a. But because of Winn-Dixie or perhaps because she has grown, Opal learns to let go, just a little, and that friendship-and forgiveness-can sneak up on you like a sudden summer storm.

Awards and Recognition. Newbery Honor book Parents' Choice® Gold Award Winner. Read the Reviews. Friendship can be complicated, for sure, but it's almost always worth the journey. When Because of Winn-Dixie begins, poor little Opal has no mother, no friends, and a dad who doesn't even have enough time to grocery shop, for Pete's sake.

By the end of the story, she's sitting with a whole host of folks singing "Kumbaya."Okay, not literally "Kumbaya," but they're still all singing together. "Because of Winn-Dixie" is a heart warming book that leaves a wonderful feeling in your heart for a long time.

The reader does an excellent job in bringing the characters to life to the point where you are able to relate to them in one way or another. #1: What is Opal’s full name. #2: What color of hair does Opal have. #3: Where was Winn-Dixie the night of the party. #4: What instrument does Otis play.

Kid's Book Clubs Children's Books. The perfect companion to Kate Dicamillo’s "Because of Winn-Dixie," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes.

BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.Having Winn-Dixie for a dog is great. India Opal starts to meet people in town, her father starts poking out of his shell, and India Opal even begins to understand why her mother may have left.

All of this happens because of Winn-Dixie. Questions to Discuss: What brings India .Because of Winn-Dixie is about loss and loneliness, making new friends, being sad and having lots to be thankful for. Please choose the correct answer for the following questions. Group.