Fiction that passes the Fries Test | Nicola Griffith

Fiction that passes the Fries Test

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The Fries Test for fiction asks:

Does a work have more than one disabled character? Do the disabled characters have their own narrative purpose other than the education and profit of a nondisabled character? Is the character’s disability not eradicated either by curing or killing?

It’s a low bar, but even so I’m putting together a list of book-length fictional works written for adults with a disabled main character and at least one other significant disabled character. Any genre. Please add your suggestions below.

Remember, to be eligible for the list a book requires the [...]

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