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Barret Literature Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy

Genres Description


Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with concepts such as: futuristic settings,  science & technology, space & time travel, parallel worlds, and extraterrestrial life. 

Fantasy is a genre that uses magic or supernatural elements for the plot, theme or setting. Many story lines take place in imaginary worlds where magic & magical creatures are common.



Here are some suggested authors.

Susan Beth Pfeffer

Herbie Brennan

Patrick Carmen

Jeanne DuPrau

Brandon Mull

Tyler Whiteside

Chad Morris

Margaret Peterson Haddix


Please feel free to search the internet for the author's  personal website.



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Barret Traditional Middle School
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