The Private Joys of Nnenna Maloney by Okechukwu Nzelu

The Private Joys of Nnenna Maloney

Okechukwu Nzelu

fiction literary emotional reflective medium-paced

320 pages

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE DESMOND ELLIOTT PRIZE 2020 'A magnificent novel, full of wit, warmth and tenderness' Andrew McMillan'Smart, serious and entertaining' Bernardine Evaristo How do you begin to find yourself when you only know half of who you are?...

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Moods

emotional 100%
hopeful 71%
funny 42%
reflective 42%
sad 28%
informative 14%
inspiring 14%
lighthearted 14%
relaxing 14%

Pace

medium 66%
fast 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Character: 50%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 28%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 28%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 14%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 33% | N/A: 16%

Average rating

3.91