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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.
“ It had not seemed to matter that Rose was only eight years old. "More than eight," said Rose. "Nearly nine." "Darling Rose, even almost nearly nine-year-old's don't fall in love," said forgetful Caddy. Caddy tried very hard to comfort Rose when Tom had left. It was not an easy job. It was like trying to comfort a small, unhappy tiger. "Who said anything about falling in love?" growled Rose crossly. "Falling! Falling is by accident! I didn't fall in anything!" "Oh. Right. Sorry, Posy Rose." "And ...more ”
“ Our generation is realistic, for we have come to know man as he really is. After all, man is that being who invented the gas chambers of Auschwitz; however, he is also that being who entered those gas chambers upright, with the Lord's Prayer or the Shema Yisrael on his lips. ”
Do you like YA? Are you chronically bad at reading the latest stuff? Do you like tea? Well the…more
[close] Do you like YA? Are you chronically bad at reading the latest stuff? Do you like tea? Well then this book club is for you! Every month we'll read a selection of member-chosen books that we vote on. *Coffee drinkers welcome
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[close] I started a book club with my friends, where we meet monthly and discuss books. Unfortunately, we are currently unable to meet due to COVID-19, but I want to continue, and Goodreads provides the perfect place to do so! Feel free to join, despite the name we welcome everyone!
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A good club to discuss rangers apprentice and brother band chronicles
[close] A good club to discuss rangers apprentice and brother band chronicles
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[close] This will help us share titles that we've read and are reading. Mainly, it should help us suggest books for the group to read.
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