of fire is an autobiography written by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. He was the 11th
President of India. This novel revolves around the life of Dr. A.P.J Abdul
kalam. It tells us about the major events that took place in his life. It is a
well composed and elaborated novel. It is
a very inspiring and motivating novel.
initial chapters of the novel tells us about his childhood and early life. He was
born in Tamil Nadu in a middle class family. In the early chapters he has
discussed about his school life, his family, friends,etc. One important thing
was how he dealt with the various Hindu Muslim issues that took place in his
life. The starting chapters tells us in detail about his lifestyle and economic
novel has the minutest details from his life. He has discussed various
instances in the novel that have a really good message within them. This book
tells about his journey from being a common man to being a prominent figure of India.
has also discussed various political issues in his novel. It also gives an
insight about the Hindu Muslim relationship in India. On this matter he has
discussed about some of his personal experiences also.
Kalam was an aeronautical engineer by profession. He was a bright student
during his school and college days. He has played a very significant role in
India’s development. He had worked in DRDO and ISRO for many years. Later he
came to be known as the Missile Man of India. He has discussed about various
technical changes that occurred during that period.
is a well written novel. “Wings of Fire” is
a unique model of accomplishing one’s goals, while fulfilling the promise to
The story also emphasizes on the importance of
family and friends in life. He also mentioned that how his family and friends
helped him in achieving his goals. He has also given an account of various
teachers that were present in his life.