The true story of Homer Hickam, a retired NASA engineer and and the author of
October Sky the novel. This essay will talk about the movie “October Sky” and how
Homer achieved the things he did. Homer follows his dreams of becoming a rocket
scientist,while others around him doubted him. The rocket boys proved to everyone that
they could do it.
What is the theme of October Sky? There are a lot of themes for october sky.
Follow your dreams don’t do what society wants you to. With all the hard work you can
achieve the greatest things. Homer wanted to build rockets, when the people in town
and school started doubting him he worked even harder to prove them wrong.