APJ Abdul Kalam Books Every Student Should Read On His Birth Anniversary

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, the 11th President of India, was famous across the world for his contribution towards science and technology. His contributions to the missile development are unforgettable in the country which made him confer the title of ''Missile Man of India.'' From a boy who sold newspapers to becoming the President of India, Abdul Kalam's life is a true inspiration for every student. The Bharat Ratna recipient, who witnessed numerous ups and downs in life, has penned books that address all the burning issues in the country. On his birth anniversary, October 15, let's explore the top APJ Abdul Kalam books every student should read.

 

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Wings Of Fire

Wings Of Fire

The book speaks about Kalam's optimism. Though the book carries autobiography of Kalam, the journey of newspaper selling boy to scientist, it inspires a lot. This book also speaks about other scientists who worked effortlessly for Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

2020 - A Vision For The New Millennium

2020 - A Vision For The New Millennium

Kalam felt that India had all the abilities to join the club of developed nations in the world by 2020. In this book, Kalam writes with various statistical proofs. He has also provided enough examples such as the Green Revolution and the recent success of missile development.

Indomitable Spirit
 

Indomitable Spirit

This book speaks about the thoughts and values of APJ. The readers will experience the travel of Kalam from Rameswaram to the Rashtrapati Bhawan. The Science and Spirituality and Tomorrow's Citizens are the two main sections in this book that attracts each and every reader.

Turning Points

Turning Points

This is believed to be a sequel to Wings of Fire that broadly speaks about the journey of Kalam during his days in the office of President. Kalam stresses that India should embrace technology such as e-governance to earn the development face.

Envisioning An Empowered Nation

Envisioning An Empowered Nation

This book is dedicated to the youth and the student community of India because it contains a series of lectures given to the students at universities, colleges and schools. A lot of inspirational statements and stories are penned in this book by Kalam.

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Ignited Minds

Ignited Minds

It talks about Kalam's experience and interaction with students during his Presidential days. This book broadly speaks about the ideas and thoughts for future generations.

The Life Tree

The Life Tree

This book brings out APJ's love towards India's rich culture through his poems. It also speaks about Kalam's patriotism. Reading of the book will display Kalam's understanding of Indian society.

Children Ask Kalam

Children Ask Kalam

The President takes the time to answer most of the questions asked by children. This book will display the understanding of our President's world view.

Mission India

Mission India

This book focuses on how can India become a developed country. It also addresses how India should act on sectors and industries such as agriculture, food processing, manufacturing, strategic industries, healthcare and infrastructure to achieve development.

Inspiring Thoughts

Inspiring Thoughts

This is a book that provides insights about various aspects of human existence. It speaks about how to evolve yourself and shape your life through inspiring thoughts.

Let's end the list of Abdul Kalam books with a quote from the Missile Man of India, ''All Birds find shelter during a rain. But Eagle avoids rain by flying above the Clouds.''

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Top 25 APJ Abdul Kalam Books

S NoBook Publishing Year
1India 2020: A Vision for the New Millennium 1998
2 Wings of Fire: An Autobiography 1999
3 Ignited Minds: Unleashing the Power within India 2002
4 The Luminous Sparks: A Biography in Verse and Colours 2004
5 Guiding Souls: Dialogues on the Purpose of Life 2005
6 Mission of India: A Vision of Indian Youth 2005
7 Inspiring Thoughts: Quotation Series 2007
8 You Are Born to Blossom: Take My Journey Beyond 2011
9 The Scientific India: A Twenty First Century Guide to the World around Us 2011
10 Failure to Success: Legendry Lives 2011
11 Target 3 Billion 2011
12 You are Unique: Scale New Heights by Thoughts and Actions 2012
13 Turning Points: A Journey through Challenges 2012
14 Indomitable Spirit 2013
15 Spirit of India 2013
16 Thoughts for Change: We Can Do It 2013
17 My Journey: Transforming Dreams into Actions 2013
18 Governance for Growth in India 2014
19 Manifesto for Change 2014
20 Forge Your Future: Candid, Forthright, Inspiring 2014
21 Beyond 2020: A Vision for Tomorrow's India 2014
22 The Guiding Light: A Selection of Quotations from My Favourite Books 2015
23 Reignited: Scientific Pathways to a Brighter Future 2015
24 The Family and the Nation 2015
25 Transcendence My Spiritual Experiences 2015

Also Read: Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam's Path Of Education And Achievements

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