Realistic Fiction Genre Handout
Here, you can find info of the Realistic Fiction Genre.
What is it?
What is Realistic Fiction? Well instead of giving you a long and confusing definition here is a sum up. Realistic Fiction is when a book contains events that didn't happen in real life but could happen. Famous realistic fiction books are To Kill a Mockingbird, Diary of a Wimpy kid Series and The Catcher in the Rye.
How It's Different from other Genres
Usually when you read a realistic fiction book they usually center around a main character rather than memoirs or other genres that can follow more people. In the books the character usually has a problem that he or she is trying to overcome or accomplish. Things you wouldn't find in realistic fiction books are flying or other superpowers, animals talking or other examples of personification and aliens or other inhuman things.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Greg Heffly tries to overcome his first years of middle school.
The Catcher in the Rye
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
A boy named Charlie who lives as a wallflower, he tries to live his life but also runs from it.