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 Unexpected Everything
The Problem with Forever
Summer Days & Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories
If I Was Your Girl
Highly Illogical Behavior
Outrun the Moon
Every Exquisite Thing
Girl Against the Universe
Love & Gelato
Please Don't Tell
Suffer Love
The Way Back to You
The May Queen Murders
Shuffle, Repeat
After You (Me Before You, #2)
Behind Closed Doors
Everything, Everything
The Weekenders
I'll Give You the Sun
Take Me with You
One Plus One
Britt-Marie Was Here
See Me
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
Hopeless (Hopeless, #1)
Raymie Nightingale
Highly Illogical Behavior
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherSpeak by Laurie Halse AndersonGoodnight, and Thanks for the Vodka by Harpie90 Miles to Freedom by K.C. HiltonWood, Talc and Mr. J by Chris   Rose
Best Realistic Fiction
124 books — 166 voters
Twilight by Stephenie MeyerBreaking Dawn by Stephenie MeyerNew Moon by Stephenie MeyerEclipse by Stephenie MeyerThe Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
Books I wish I had never read
934 books — 1,046 voters

Tagged by Joseph M. ChironCompulsion by J.J.   JohnsonThe Master's Plan by Stephany TullisThree by Ted DekkerHouse by Frank E. Peretti
Edgy Christian Book List
326 books — 356 voters
The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyLooking for Alaska by John GreenThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakSpeak by Laurie Halse Anderson
YA Realistic Fiction
310 books — 431 voters

The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyAnna and the French Kiss by Stephanie PerkinsLooking for Alaska by John GreenThirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
Best Young Adult Realistic Novels
1,810 books — 10,560 voters

The Fault in Our Stars
Thirteen Reasons Why
Looking for Alaska
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Eleanor & Park
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
Out of My Mind
Holes (Holes, #1)
Stargirl (Stargirl, #1)
The Outsiders
An Abundance of Katherines
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

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