Mon. Dec 6th, 2021

Category: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The novels I love, the ones I remember, the ones I re-read, have an empathetic human quality, or ’emotional truth’. This quality is difficult to fully define, but I always recognise it when I see it: it is different from honesty and more resilient than fact, something that exists not in the kind of fiction that explains but in the kind that shows.

Quote The novels I love, the ones I remember, the ones I re-read, have an empathetic human quality, or ’emotional…