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read Because of Winn Dixie doc Ú Paperback ☆ horticulturetrader Ö [BOOKS] ✯ Because of Winn Dixie Author Kate DiCamillo – Kate DiCamillo's beloved best selling debut novel is now available in a paperback digest editionKate DiCamillo's first published novel like Winn Le of fansThe 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 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 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

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Off a bear with a copy of WAR AND PEACE They meet Gloria Dump who is nearly blind but sees with her heart and Otis an ex con who sets the animals in his pet shop loose after hours then lulls them with his guitarOpal spends all that sweet summer collecting stories about her new friends and thinking about her mother 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 stor “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

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Because of Winn DixieKate DiCamillo's beloved best selling debut novel is now available Because of eBook #194 in a paperback digest editionKate DiCamillo's first 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 It's now available in a paperback digest format certain to bring this tale's magic to an even wider circ 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 childYoung Opal has just moved to Florida with her father a preacher and is lonely for her mother who left the family seven years before On a trip to the supermarket Winn Dixie she rescues a dog getting into trouble inside Opal becomes her best friends and together they meet many wonderful characters over the summer She loves all of the stories from her new friends like the town librarian a local woman who is rud to be a witch as well as a guitar playing ex con pet store clerk These characters and their stories help Opal to start to connect with other children help deal with her loss and sadness and even realize that others may be dealing with loss and sadness of their own This book deals with such important themes grief hope acceptance loss and friendship It has many lessons about people and how we should try to not judge by appearances The power that love has in helping deal with loss and coping with real life I myself have a great love of animals and believe in their healing power It was a really nice book to read with my daughter and we had many discussions as we read The story pulled us both in The writing is great and the story is captivating A wonderful novel that I would recommend for all ages