The boy who harnessed the wind / William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer ; illustrated by Anna Hymas.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Dunn Public Library||J B KAMKWAMBA Kam (Text)||33436001615795||Juvenile Biography||In process||-|
|Harnett County Main Library||J B KAMKWAMBA Kam (Text)||33630004683921||Juvenile Biography||Checked out||04/30/2019|
- ISBN: 0147510422
- ISBN: 9780147510426
- ISBN: 0803740808
- ISBN: 9780803740808
- Physical Description: 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 22 cm
- Edition: Young readers edition.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 
- Copyright: ©2015
|General Note:||Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.8 9 171666.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Chapter 1 When Magic Ruled the World 4 -- Chapter 2 Khamba 36 -- Chapter 3 Discovering a Thing Called Science 45 -- Chapter 4 Uncertain Life of an African Farmer.62 -- Chapter 5 Malawi Begins to Starve 69 -- Chapter 6 My School Assignment 99 -- Chapter 7 A Time of Dying 114 -- Chapter 8 Twenty Days 126 -- Chapter 9 Library 137 -- Chapter 10 Harvest Time 163 -- Chapter 11 Windmill Comes to Life 187 -- Chapter 12 Bigger and Brighter 208 -- Chapter 13 Restless Inventor 226 -- Chapter 14 World Discovers Wimbe 242 -- Chapter 15 Meeting Ted and Tom 260.|
|Summary, etc.:||In this memoir adapted for young readers, William Kamkwamba describes the drought that struck his tiny village in Malawi, his subsequent interest in science, and his idea to 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.|
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Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.8 9 171666.
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|Genre:||Young adult fiction.