Realistic Fiction

By Edie and Catherine


A type of writing in which there are events that could possibly occur in the real world, in a realistic setting, and with characters that might exist, but all from the author's own creation.

Characters and Characteristics


.Centered around events that could happen

.Often take place in modern times(Contemporary)

.Has usual plot elements

Examples of Realistic Fiction Characters

.Greg Heffley, Diary of a Wimpy Kid

.Stanley Yelnats, Holes

.Scarlet O'Hara, Gone with the Wind


Three popular realistic fiction themes:


.Discovering one's self

.Growing Up

Some examples of Realistic Fiction (And the different Themes)