For use in schools and libraries only. 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.
About the Author
Kate DiCamillo is the author of "The Magician s Elephant, " a New York Times bestseller"; The Tale of Despereaux, " which was awarded the Newbery Medal"; Because of Winn Dixie, "a Newbery Honor book; and six books starring Mercy Watson, including the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book" Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride." She lives in Minneapolis."