About the Author
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was the eleventh president of India, from 2002 to 2007. He is a recipient of the countrys highest civilian awards, including the Bharat Ratna, and has authored several best-selling books.
Every successful person has his/her own turning points which lead them to success. Dr. Abdul Kalam would discuss what the major turning points in his life are and how the events helped him and the nation forward. APJ Abdul Kalam, who is popularly known as ‘The Missile Man’ has literally spent his whole life to make missiles for the development of our nation and played a key role in the development of various space research projects. The book ‘Turning Points: A Journey through Challenges by A.P.J Abdul Kalam’ takes off where the ‘Wings of Fire’ left off could be considered a sequel of the same. The book Turning Point talks about the incredible Kalam story and the challenges he faced through his journey. The book takes us through the details of his career and the presidency that are generally not known. It throws light not only on his extraordinary personality but also talks about how a country with a great heritage can become great in accomplishment, skills and abilities through effort, perseverance and confidence. It talks about the journey, individual and collective, that will take India to 2020 and beyond as a developed nation.’ Turning point’ is a sequel of the autobiography ‘Wings of Fire’ written by our former president APJ Abdul Kalam. We can buy this incredible book on Amazon in paperback. About the author A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was the eleventh president of India, from 2002 to 2007.The Missile Man of India, Dr. A.P. J. Abdul Kalam was born 84 years ago on October 15, 1931. He was a scientist by profession. Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam played a vital role in India’s Pokran-II nuclear tests in 1998 and he was involved in India’s space programs and military missile development efforts. He is a recipient of the country’s highest civilian awards, including the Bharat Ratna and has written several best-selling books.