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Fiction Books Many Genres to Choose From
Realistic Fiction <ul><li>Stories are set in the real world. </li></ul><ul><li>Contains characters who seem believable. </...
Historical Fiction <ul><li>Stories set in times past. </li></ul><ul><li>Blends history with fiction. </li></ul><ul><li>His...
Adventure/Survival <ul><li>Setting many times in the wild. </li></ul><ul><li>Main character must make decisions that will ...
Fantasy/Science Fiction <ul><li>The reader must suspend belief. </li></ul><ul><li>Many times the story takes place in anot...
Mystery <ul><li>Deals with a problem that must be solved. </li></ul><ul><li>Something or someone is missing. </li></ul><ul...
More Literary Genres Fiction and Non-fiction and not all of them because the list goes on and on…
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  1. 1. Fiction Books Many Genres to Choose From
  2. 2. Realistic Fiction <ul><li>Stories are set in the real world. </li></ul><ul><li>Contains characters who seem believable. </li></ul><ul><li>The reader believes that the story could “really happen.” </li></ul><ul><li>Can you name some others? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Historical Fiction <ul><li>Stories set in times past. </li></ul><ul><li>Blends history with fiction. </li></ul><ul><li>Historical fiction helps us understand what life might have been like during a particular time period. </li></ul><ul><li>Can you name some others? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Adventure/Survival <ul><li>Setting many times in the wild. </li></ul><ul><li>Main character must make decisions that will determine if he or she will survive. </li></ul><ul><li>Main character usually grows and finds strength of character in the situation. </li></ul><ul><li>Exciting plots. </li></ul><ul><li>Can you name some others? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Fantasy/Science Fiction <ul><li>The reader must suspend belief. </li></ul><ul><li>Many times the story takes place in another world. </li></ul><ul><li>May involve magic or time travel. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes animals can talk or have human characteristics. </li></ul><ul><li>Can you name some others? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Mystery <ul><li>Deals with a problem that must be solved. </li></ul><ul><li>Something or someone is missing. </li></ul><ul><li>Strange events keep happening. </li></ul><ul><li>A detective or main character looks for clues in order to solve the mystery. </li></ul><ul><li>Can you name some others? </li></ul>
  7. 7. More Literary Genres Fiction and Non-fiction and not all of them because the list goes on and on…

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