HELPING TEACHERS INSPIRE COMPASSION FOR ANIMALS, PEOPLE & THE ENVIRONMENT
Category: Chapter Books
By Kate KiCamillo, 2000
Ten-year-old Opal Buloni begins her account of the summer her life changed because of Winn-Dixie, a goofy stray dog she adopted. Author Kate DiCamillo earned one of the highest honors in children’s books when Because of Winn-Dixie was designated a Newbery Honour Book for excellence.