|HISTORICAL FICTION||Stories involving historical settings, characters and event. Events could have happened more than 50 years ago.|
|REALISTIC FICTION||Stories involving present day settings, characters and events. Something that could have happened in your lifetime.|
|SCIENCE FICTION||Stories involving futuristic settings, characters and events. Generally includes technological ideas that cannot happen currently.|
|Stories involving a puzzle that is solved through the wits and actions
of the main character.
|FANTASY||Stories that which feature fantastic, magical, or imaginary characters or creatures. Events could not really happen.|
|FOLK TALES||Tall tales, myths, fairy tales, or stories that originated orally.|
||Writing that uses symbolism, rhyme, meter and/or rhythm of speech to communicate ideas.
|INFORMATIONAL||Factual books that explain things that have happened, have been made or have been discovered.|
|Stories told through the sequence of pictures and text that is dialogue.|
|Books that explain about the lives of actual people.|