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4 edition of Because of a Boy found in the catalog.

Because of a Boy

by Anna DeStefano

  • 399 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Harlequin in Toronto, Ontario .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24276695M
ISBN 109781426807343
OCLC/WorldCa191683162

  A private Christian school near Apopka denied admittance to a 6-year-old with long dreadlocks. The boy's father fears racism kept his black son out .   Kate DiCamillo earned one of the highest honors in children's literature when Because of Winn-Dixie was named a Newbery Honor Book for excellence in young people's literature. In addition to being named a Newbery Honor Book, Because of Winn-Dixie was awarded the Josette Frank Award from the Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College of Education.

Identify the differences between the film and book versions of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. 3 educator answers In The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, compare Bruno's old home to his new home. There is a book about a boy who gains powers all of a sudden. He goes to a special school, and he meets people who have other types of powers; for instance, one of his friends had perfect photographic memory, and there is a girl.

  Directed by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz. With Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, Sharon Small. A cynical, immature young man is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy.7/10(K). Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni, new to the town of Naomi, Florida, finds a dog in the supermarket Winn-Dixie. India, who lives with her father known as The Preacher, finds new purpose in life because of Winn-Dixie. She tries to work at a pet store so she can buy a collar for him and meets many of the town’s residents. Explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources.


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