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Because of Winn-Dixie

By Kate DiCamillo

Celebrate Kate DiCamillo's beloved, best-selling story with this irresistible movie tie-in!

One summer day, Opal goes into a supermarket and comes out with a scraggly dog that she names Winn-Dixie. Because of Winn-Dixie, her preacher father finally tells her ten things about her absentee mother, and Opal makes lots of unusual friends in her quirky Florida town. And because of Winn-Dixie, Opal grows to learn that friendship — and forgiveness — can sneak up on you like a sudden storm. Available in a delightful tie-in edition, here is the original Newbery Honor-winning book that inspired the major motion picture. ________ BECAUSE OF WINN-DIXIE film artwork copyright © 2005 by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

  • A 2001 Newbery Honour Book.
  • Includes 8 pages of photos from the movie starring Jeff Daniels and AnnaSophia Robb.
  • Winner of the 2004 Newbery Medal for "The Tale of Despereaux".

About the author

Kate DiCamillo won the 2004 Newbery Medal for her book, "The Tale of Despereaux". She writes for children and adults and was the recipient of the 1998 McKnight Artist Fellowship for Writers.

ISBN: 9780763625580
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: June 1, 2005
Dimensions: 130 x 193mm, 192pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $15.99
New Zealand RRP: $17.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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