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Genres

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Historical Fiction

Science FictionRealistic FictionHorrorMythologyLegendsFantasyFolkloreDramaNonfictionAutobiographyBiographyPoetry

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Historical Fiction

Fictional story that deals with historical facts in some element. The characters may be made up, as well as the dialogue, but it is based on facts.

Example:

Titanic

, Fever 1763, Gods and Generals.

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Science Fiction

Fiction based on science and technology.Examples: Star Wars, Back to the Future, The Time Machine

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Realistic Fiction

Fiction that is based on reality. This is not to be confused with “reality

tv

” because that is NOT the real world.

Example:

The Last Song, Walk to Remember

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Horror

Scary stories- deals with the supernatural or scary things that spook you.Example: Stephen King, James Patterson

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Mythology

Stories that explain how something came to be. These must contain the gods and goddesses to be a myth.

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Legends

Stories based originally on facts, but have been exaggerated and “blown up” to be larger than life.

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Fantasy

Story about a make believe world. Usually involves, dragons, warlocks, witches, etc

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Folktales

Stories that have been passed down through the generations. Originally told orally, but eventually written for preservation.

Examples: Paul

Bunyon

, John Henry

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Drama

Plays, stories to be performed on a stageExample: William Shakespeare

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Nonfiction

Things we read that are true. These can be in the form of a textbook, newspaper article, book, etc.

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Autobiography

Life story about someone written by that person. Auto=self bio=life graphy=writtenExample: Eat, Love, Pray

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Biography

Story written about someone’s life but written by someone else.Example:

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Poetry

When an author uses compressed language to portray an idea. Not prose, which is the regular written word. They use vivid words, figurative language, imagery, meter, rhyme, etc.


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