By: Rigel Happer
“Because of Winn-Dixie” by Kate DiCamillo is about a 10-year-old girl named India. She gets attached to a stray dog. She ends up keeping the stray and naming him Winn-Dixie. Because of Winn-Dixie there are many good things that happen to India. She makes lots of new friends and she gets a job. She has small adventures with Winn-Dixie and she plays with him. Thanks to Winn-Dixie, India has a more fulfilled life with all of her friends and family.