Notes on Grief by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Notes on Grief

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

67 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction essays memoir emotional reflective sad medium-paced


Notes on Grief is an exquisite work of meditation, remembrance, and hope, written in the wake of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s beloved father’s death in the summer of 2020. As the COVID-19 pandemic raged around the world, and kept Adichie and her fam...

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emotional 89%
sad 82%
reflective 77%
challenging 14%
inspiring 13%
dark 10%
hopeful 8%
informative 4%
tense 2%
funny 1%
lighthearted 1%


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medium 32%
slow 9%

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