Realistic Fiction

Realistic Fiction seems like real life, with characters dealing with real life problems. The plot often takes place in the present time. The situations are true or could be, but the main characters are fictional.

The Silence of Six
On the Edge
The Shape of My Heart  (2B Trilogy #3)
Gracefully Grayson
Two of Us (The Lonely Hearts Club, #1.2)
In Real Life
From Me to You (The Lonely Hearts Club, #1.3)
Absolutely Truly: A Pumpkin Falls Mystery
Beneath Beautiful
The Perfect Place
Trust Me, I'm Lying (Trust Me, #1)
Even in Paradise
Damsel Distressed
Rain Reign


  • Finding Mr. Brightside by Jay  Clark
    Finding Mr. Brightside
    Release date: Mar 24, 2015
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  • Once Upon an Ever After by Angela N. Blount
    Once Upon an Ever After (Once Upon a Road Trip #2)
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    Set after the events of Blount's debut memoir, Once U…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Oct 20 - Dec 22, 2014
    5 copies available, 678 people requesting
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  • How to stop your grownup from making bad decisions by Judy Balan
    How to stop your grownup from making bad decisions (Nina the Philosopher, #1)

    Meet Nina. The over-thinking tween with a LOT of questions and opinions. She strongly suspects that grow…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Dec 08 - Dec 23, 2014
    10 copies available, 89 people requesting
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  • Wonder
    Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
    I'll Give You the Sun
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    Love Letters to the Dead
    Vicious (Pretty Little Liars, #16)
    Just One Day (Just One Day, #1)
    Since You've Been Gone
    Breaking the Rules (Pushing the Limits, #1.5)
    Amy and Roger's Epic Detour
    This is What Happy Looks Like
    The Geography of You and Me
    The Impossible Knife of Memory
    The Beginning of Everything
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    178 books — 46 voters
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    Looking for Alaska
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower
    Eleanor & Park
    Paper Towns
    Stargirl (Stargirl, #1)
    Holes (Holes, #1)
    Out of My Mind
    An Abundance of Katherines
    The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
    Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)

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