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              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
               

              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mealer, Bryan; Kamkwamba, William

              • RRP: $17.99
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              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 wit...h 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 audience, this exciting memoir shows how, even in a desperate situation, one boy's brilliant idea can light up the world. Complete with photographs, illustrations, and an epilogue that will bring readers up to date on William's story, this is the perfect edition to read and share with the whole family.
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              ISBN 9781984816122
              Released NZ 26 Mar 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition

              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Picture Book Edition (Hardback)

              By Kamkwamba, William; Mealer, Bryan; Illustrated by Zunon, Elizabeth

              • RRP: $37.00
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              Japanese edition of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. True story of a boy growing up in an improvised, desolate central Africa. The 14 year old William Kamkwamba learned about electrical windmills at a small library, and after weeks of foraging for junk parts, he did the incredible.... In Japanese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.
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              ISBN 9780803735118
              Released NZ 19 Feb 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 6-8 years
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              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
               

              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Paperback)

              By Mealer, Bryan; Kamkwamba, William

              • RRP: $21.00
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              True story of a boy growing up in an improvised, desolate central Africa. The 14 year old William Kamkwamba learned about electrical windmills at a small library, and after weeks of foraging for junk parts, he did the incredible.

              ISBN 9780147510426
              Released NZ 29 Feb 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              The Kings of Big Spring: God, Oil and One Family's Search for the American Dream
               

              The Kings of Big Spring: God, Oil and One Family's Search for the American Dream (Hardback)

              By Mealer, Bryan

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              A saga of family, fortune, failure and Texas, where blood may be thicker than water, but oil is king.

              ISBN 9781250058911
              Released NZ 13 Mar 2018
              Publisher St Martin's Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
               

              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Paperback)

              By Kamkwamba, William; With Mealer, Bryan

              • RRP: $27.99
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              • Internationally sourced

              When William Kamkwamba was just 14 years old, his family told him that he must leave school and come home to work on the farm - they could no longer afford his fees. This is his story of how he found a way to make a difference, how he bought light to his family and village, and h...ope to his nation.
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              ISBN 9780007316199
              Released NZ 14 May 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
               

              Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope (Library Binding)

              By Kamkwamba, William; Mealer, Bryan

              • RRP: $59.99
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              This immensely engaging tale relates how an enterprising teenager in Malawi builds a windmill from scraps he finds around his village and brings electricity--and a future--to his family.

              ISBN 9781606867358
              Released NZ 27 Jul 2010
              Publisher Perfection Learning
              Interest Age 6-9 years
              Series P.
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              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Young Reader's Edition)
               

              The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Young Reader's Edition) (Library Binding, Bound for Schools & Libraries ed.)

              By Kamkwamba, William; Mealer, Bryan; Illustrated by Hymas, Anna

              • RRP: $50.99
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              TheNew York Timesbestselling memoir of the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village adapted for young readers. Now available in paperback! When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's c...rops, 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 audience, this exciting memoir shows how, even in a desperate situation, one boy's brilliant idea can light up the world. Complete with photographs, illustrations, and an epilogue that will bring readers up to date on William's story, this is the perfect edition to read and share with the whole family.
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              ISBN 9780606399791
              Released NZ 5 Jan 2016
              Publisher Turtleback Books
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              Nino Que Domo el Viento, El
               

              Nino Que Domo el Viento, El (Hardback)

              By Kamkwamba, William; Mealer, Bryan

              • RRP: $34.50
              • $34.50
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              El sue o de un ni o puede cambiar el mundo entero. Esta es una inspiradora historia, basada en la vida real del autor, sobre el poder de la imaginaci n y la fuerza de la determinaci n. Cuando una terrible sequ a asol la peque a aldea donde viv a William Kamkwamba, su familia perd...i todas las cosechas y se qued sin nada que comer y nada que vender. William comenz entonces a investigar en los libros de ciencia que hab a en la biblioteca en busca de una soluci n, y de este modo encontr la idea que cambiar a la vida de su familia para siempre: construir a un molino de viento. Fabricado a partir de materiales reciclados, metal y fragmentos de bicicletas, el molino de William trajo la electricidad a su casa y ayud a su familia a obtener el agua que necesitaba para sus cultivos. As , el empe o y la ilusi n del peque o Willy cambi el destino de su familia y del pa s entero. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION The New York Times bestselling memoir of the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village adapted for young readers. Now available in paperback! 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 audience, this exciting memoir shows how, even in a desperate situation, one boy's brilliant idea can light up the world. Complete with photographs, illustrations, and an epilogue that will bring readers up to date on William's story, this is the perfect edition to read and share with the whole family.
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              ISBN 9788417424121
              Released NZ 24 Dec 2018
              Publisher B de Block
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Language (Spanish)
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              Muck City: Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town
               

              Muck City: Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mealer, Bryan

              • RRP: $38.99
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              In a town deep in the Florida Everglades, where high school football is the only escape, a haunted quarterback, a returning hero, and a scholar struggle against terrible odds.

              ISBN 9780307888631
              Released NZ 13 Aug 2013
              Publisher Three Rivers Press (CA)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              All Things Must Fight to Live: Stories of War and Deliverance in Congo
               

              All Things Must Fight to Live: Stories of War and Deliverance in Congo (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Mealer, Bryan

              • RRP: $73.99
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              Based on his acclaimed three-part Harper's series, All Things Must Fight to Live is foreign correspondent Bryan Mealer's gripping account of his experiences in Congo, told through the long scope of the country's dark and brutal history.

              ISBN 9781596913455
              Released NZ 21 Jul 2008
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
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