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Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Movie Tie-In Edition) Young Readers Edition

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ISBN-10: 1984816128

ISBN-13: 9781984816122

Edition: 2019

Authors: William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer, Anna Hymas, Anna Hymas

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The New York Times bestselling memoir of the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village is now perfect for young readers When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. William began to explore science books in his village library, looking for a solution. There, he came up with the idea that would change his family's life forever: he could build a windmill. Made out of scrap metal and old bicycle parts, William's windmill brought electricity to his home and helped his family pump the water they needed to farm the land. Retold for a younger…    
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Book details

List price: $13.99
Copyright year: 2019
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 3/26/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.08" wide x 7.72" long x 0.91" tall
Weight: 0.528
Language: English

Bryan Mealerwas the Associated Press staff correspondent in Kinshasa, Congo, and has reported from places across the African continent, including Nairobi, S omalia, and Togo. His writing has appeared inHarper’sandEsquire, among other magazines. He was born in Odessa, Texas, and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. He lives in Brooklyn.