What does the term "realistic fiction" mean?
A story that is called realistic fiction is made-up by the author, but it could happen. The reader believes that the story could actually take place.
What are some beginning chapter books that are
examples of good realistic fiction?
The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford
books about Ramona Quimby by Beverly Cleary
What are some examples of good realistic fiction
for my older child?
Blubber by Judy Blume
Wild Pitch by Matt Christopher
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