I love
                          I love
                         library
                         books!
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Contents
  What is a Genre?

  Types of Genres

  Paperback ...
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What is a genre?
 a distinctive type of
 category for
 organi...
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                        I’m art,
Types of Genres       literature,
 ...
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Art Genres
 history

 genre works

 landscape

 portrait

 still life
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Film Genres
 animation
    claymation
    computer-generat...
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Music Genres
 classical
  country
  easy listening
  folk
  jazz
...
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Literature Genres
 autobiography
 biography
 fiction
 memoir
 non-...
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Television Genres

  cartoons
  docudrama
  documentary
  game s...
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Videogame Genres
  fighting
  musical
  party
  platform
  puzzle...
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Paperback Book Genres
Librarians   popular hardbacks books ...
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Espionage
 spy novels
 usually feature military
 agencies...
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Fantasy
 mythical novels about
 make-believe creatures
 ...
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Historical
 novels set in a historical
 period or event...
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Horror
 scary novels
 often feature ghosts,
 monsters, and...
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Inspirational
 Christian fiction
 features godly charact...
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Mystery
 main characters are
 detectives
 famous detectives i...
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Romance Genre
 a hero+ heroine = a
 happy ever after
 most p...
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Science Fiction
 feature outer space, time
 travel and f...
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Suspense
 edge of your seat thriller

 many of these no...
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True Crime
 true story about a specific
 killer or ser...
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Western
 story set in the old west
 famous authors of
 w...
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What is a sub-genre?
 a subcategory within a
 particular...
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Romance Subgenres
 contemporary romance

   modern day romanc...
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Romance Sub-Genre
 historical romance
    takes place in
...
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Romance Sub-Genre
 Inspirational Romance

  Christian love...
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Romance Subgenres
 paranormal romance
   vampires, werewo...
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Romance Sub-Genre
 romantic suspense
    romance story w...
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Fantasy Sub-Genre
 Urban Fantasy
    heroine wears le...
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Christmas Genre
 the setting and plot of
 romance book c...
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Conclusion
                                   Go vi...
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Favorite Library Book Genres by Brenda Hostettler

  1. 1. I love I love library books! books! Favorite Library Book Genres by Ms. Ima Bukluver
  2. 2. 2 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Contents What is a Genre? Types of Genres Paperback Book Genres What is a Sub-Genre? Conclusion
  3. 3. 3 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 What is a genre? a distinctive type of category for organizing works pronounced (jon-ruh) libraries organize their mass market paperbacks by genre
  4. 4. 4 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 I’m art, Types of Genres literature, films, and art TV! films literature music television videogames
  5. 5. 5 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Art Genres history genre works landscape portrait still life
  6. 6. 6 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Film Genres animation claymation computer-generated imagery puppetry traditional animation live action filming live people
  7. 7. 7 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Music Genres classical country easy listening folk jazz opera pop rhythm and blues rock romantic
  8. 8. 8 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Literature Genres autobiography biography fiction memoir non-fiction poetry
  9. 9. 9 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Television Genres cartoons docudrama documentary game show police procedural reality show serial sitcom soap opera
  10. 10. 10 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Videogame Genres fighting musical party platform puzzle role-playing shooter Mario and Donkey simulation Kong race in Mario strategy Kart survival/horror
  11. 11. 11 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Paperback Book Genres Librarians popular hardbacks books often love to organize come out in paperback materials! libraries organize paperbacks by genre and author’s last name this allows readers to find books easier spine labels on books denote genre some genres have sub-genres
  12. 12. 12 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Espionage spy novels usually feature military agencies and spies famous authors of spy novels Jack Higgins Daniel Silva
  13. 13. 13 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Fantasy mythical novels about make-believe creatures and other worlds famous authors of fantasy novels Terry Brooks R.A. Salvatore
  14. 14. 14 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Historical novels set in a historical period or event like the Revolutionary War story could be centered around famous historical figures famous author of historical novels Allan W. Eckert
  15. 15. 15 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Horror scary novels often feature ghosts, monsters, and scary creatures include gore and violence famous author of horror Stephen King
  16. 16. 16 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Inspirational Christian fiction features godly characters spiritually inspiring famous inspirational authors Karen Kingsbury Lori Wick Janette Oke
  17. 17. 17 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Mystery main characters are detectives famous detectives in mystery novels Agatha Raisin Harry Bosch famous authors of mysteries M.C. Beaton Michael Connelly
  18. 18. 18 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Genre a hero+ heroine = a happy ever after most popular among women labeled mild, hot, or scorcher romance series Harlequin Love Inspired Silhouette
  19. 19. 19 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Science Fiction feature outer space, time travel and futuristic themes examples would be Star Trek or Star Wars famous authors of Sci-Fi Kevin Anderson Scott Westerfeld
  20. 20. 20 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Suspense edge of your seat thriller many of these novels are made into films famous suspense authors Dean Koontz James Patterson
  21. 21. 21 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 True Crime true story about a specific killer or serial killers include photos of victim, perpetrator, and other officials in the case famous true crime author Ann Rule
  22. 22. 22 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Western story set in the old west famous authors of westerns Max Brand Tabor Evans Louis Lamour Jake Logan
  23. 23. 23 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 What is a sub-genre? a subcategory within a particular genre romance genre is the largest of all subgenres popular sub-genres historical romance inspirational romance inspirational suspense paranormal romance romantic suspense urban fantasy
  24. 24. 24 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Subgenres contemporary romance modern day romance famous contemporary romance authors Debbie Macomber Nora Roberts
  25. 25. 25 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Sub-Genre historical romance takes place in nineteenth century or earlier setting is England, Scotland, or colonial America famous historical romance authors Mary Balogh Susan Wiggs
  26. 26. 26 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Sub-Genre Inspirational Romance Christian love stories mild rating Popular series Love Inspired
  27. 27. 27 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Subgenres paranormal romance vampires, werewolves, and other creatures hero and heroine are exclusive focus is on romance and happily ever after famous paranormal authors Nina Bangs Kresley Cole
  28. 28. 28 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Romance Sub-Genre romantic suspense romance story with suspense subplot can be a standalone or belong with a series romance suspense series Harlequin Intrigue Silhouette Romantic Suspense Love Inspired Suspense
  29. 29. 29 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Fantasy Sub-Genre Urban Fantasy heroine wears leather and kicks butt heroine has many love affairs not a happily ever after story focus is more on horror than romance famous urban fantasy authors Patricia Briggs Charlaine Harris
  30. 30. 30 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Christmas Genre the setting and plot of romance book centers around Christmas books will have both a romance and Christmas sticker on the spine Christmas paperbacks are shelved separate from other romance books
  31. 31. 31 Brenda Hostettler 2/5/2010 Conclusion Go visit all created works are your local library organized by genre for good different genres allow books! reading diversity for all people check out your local library for free reading materials

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