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A story that could happen but are mostly from the author's imagination 

What is Realistic Fiction? 


Stories that are passed down from generation to generation; usually has a moral or lesson

What is folktales?


"One Inch Tall" by Shell Silverstein. This piece of literature is broken up into three stanzas and tells what life would be like if you were just one inch tall.

What is Poetry? 


Harcourt Horizon. This textbook is broken up into lessons on the life of people in Ancient Civilizations such as Ancient Egypt, China, Greece and Rome. 

What is Nonfiction?