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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind - Final Thoughts

“The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is a remarkable true story about human inventiveness and its power to overcome crippling adversity. It will inspire anyone who doubts the power of one individual’s ability to change his community and better the lives of those around him.”

Now that I’ve finished the Global Issues Novel study it’s time for me to discuss my thoughts and feelings about the book. Please remember that this is my opinion and if you have a different view on the novel feel free to leave a comment!

First off I would like to say that this book is undoubtedly a candidate for our Global Issues Novel Study. Since this is a true story, and it’s written partially by the main character, I’d expect accuracy to our world to be on point. The novel covers a variety of issues and illustrates clearly the struggles characters must face. Famine, access to services such as healthcare, education, clean running water, and electricity. Poverty, food insecurity, even government corruption are issues p…

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