By: Helen Devine
THE CHARACTERS IN
“BECAUSE OF WINN-DIXIE”
Winn-Dixie is caring, happy and
thoughtful. He is a very lovable dog
and he cares about others.
Opal is a kind girl. She is very
energetic and she loves her father,
the preacher. She makes many
friends and cares about others in
a very special way.
Sweetie-Pie is a little girl who loves
dogs as much as she loves the
color pink. She is funny and caring,
and she is thoughtful at times. She
helps people and puts others
MISS FRANNY BLOCK
Miss Franny Block is a librarian who
always has a story to tell. She is
nice and she cares about others.
Gloria is a kind lady who has trouble
seeing. She hosts a party at her
house and invites many people.
Opal helps her do so. Gloria is also
called “the witch” by the Dewberry
The preacher is very shy and he
loves Opal very much. The
preacher is Opal’s father. He cares
about others, but sometimes he
just gives up.
Otis is shy, and he loves animals. He
plays guitar, and works at a pet
shop. Plus, I think he loves pickles!