a major category or type of literature
a literary work that is made up; created in someone's mind; not based entirely on truth
literary works that are based on true information; not made up - essays - biographies - autobiographies - news articles - resource materials e.g., encyclopedia articles, Internet research articles
A highly imaginative story that contains magic, creatures, or other supernatural heroes etc.
combines elements of fiction and fantasy with scientific fact that is usually set in the future
a story that is made up but it's believable and could happen
Story with fictional characters and events in a historical setting.
A kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of speech and imagery designed to appeal to our emotions and imagination.
story of a person's life written by another person
A book a person writes about a particular time in his or her life; it does NOT cover from birth to death
fiction dealing with the solution of a crime or the unraveling of secrets
Story of a person's life written by that person
books that are consulted for factual or background knowledge; they are not meant to be read cover to cover; dictionary, atlas, thesaurus, encyclopedia, almanac, etc.