Malawi

Books in this genre are set in or about Malawi.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
The Lower River
The Heaven Shop
Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
Laugh with the Moon
I Will Try
The Jive Talker: An Artist's Genesis
Smouldering Charcoal
Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
No Easy Task
Venture to the Interior
A History of Malawi, 1859-1966
The Detainee

William Kamkwamba
Inside the maize mill, the owners no longer had any use for a broom. The hungry people kept the floors cleaner than a wet mop. At the beginning of the month, the mill was packed full of those waiting for fallen scraps. The crowd would part long enough to allow women to pass with their pails of grain. As the machine rumbled and spit a white cloud of flour into the pails, the multitude of old people, women, and children watched intently with eyes dancing like butterflies. Once the pail was pulled ...more
William Kamkwamba, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

William Kamkwamba
Although Geoffrey, Gilbert and I grew up in this small place in Africa, we did many of the same things children do all over the world, only with slightly different materials. And talking with friends I've met from America and Europe, I now know this is true. Children everywhere have similar ways of entertaining themselves. If you look at it this way, the world isn't so big.
William Kamkwamba, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

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