New Books for February

DVMS Library

Graphic Novels

"Graphic novel, in American and British usage, a type of text combining words and images—essentially a comic, although the term most commonly refers to a complete story presented as a book rather than a periodical."

"Graphic novel." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2015. Web. 30 Oct. 2015. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/438033>.

Fantasy Books

"Fantasy, also spelled phantasy, imaginative fiction dependent for effect on strangeness of setting (such as other worlds or times) and of characters (such as supernatural or unnatural beings)."

"Fantasy." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2015. Web. 30 Oct. 2015. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/125578>.

Non-Fiction

"the branch of literature comprising works of narrative prose dealing with or offering opinions or conjectures upon facts and reality, including biography, history, and the essay"

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/nonfiction

Fiction

"Fiction, literature created from the imagination, not presented as fact, though it may be based on a true story or situation. Types of literature in the fiction genre include the novel, short story, and novella."

"Fiction." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2015. Web. 30 Oct. 2015. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/125583>.

Sports

Books in the sports fiction genre are made up of stories where a sport has an impact on the plot or main character.

Cites

- All book covers are from Amazon.com