The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

By William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer
Illustrators Illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon Publisher Penguin Imprint Dial ISBN


Awards and Honors NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K—12: 2013; NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2013, Environment/Energy/Ecology

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

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When drought hit Malawi, William Kamkwamba’s village nearly starved. But at the library, fourteen-year-old William learned that a solution was all around them. Afterword about William Kamkwamba, including a photograph with the windmill he created. Full-color oil paint and cut-paper illustrations.
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