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 Heart Principle (The Kiss Quotient, #3)
As Good As Dead (A Good Girl's Guide to Murder, #3)
Billy Summers
The Turnout
All's Well
We Were Never Here
How We Fall Apart (How We Fall Apart, #1)
The Reading List
Sisters in Arms
The Madness of Crowds (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #17)
Once There Were Wolves
So We Meet Again
Battle Royal (Palace Insiders, #1)
The Family Plot
The Last Chance Library
It Ends with Us
The Paper Palace
The Best of Friends
One of Us Is Lying (One of Us is Lying, #1)
That Summer
Home Stretch
It's Better This Way
Half a Heart
The Light Through the Leaves
Firekeeper's Daughter
The Cousins
Good Company
The Mixtape
The Bone Code (Temperance Brennan, #20)
The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherSpeak by Laurie Halse AndersonLucas by Kevin BrooksTwisted by Laurie Halse AndersonA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Best Realistic Fiction
119 books — 205 voters
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. MaasRed Queen by Victoria AveyardMermen by Mimi Jean PamfiloffAn Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa TahirSix of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
New Series (2015)
453 books — 1,301 voters

Compulsion by J.J.   JohnsonThr3e by Ted DekkerThis Present Darkness by Frank E. PerettiHouse by Frank E. PerettiPiercing the Darkness by Frank E. Peretti
Edgy Christian Book List
387 books — 413 voters

The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsMockingjay by Suzanne CollinsSpeak by Laurie Halse AndersonThe Giver by Lois Lowry
517 books — 322 voters

The Fault in Our Stars
Wonder (Wonder, #1)
Thirteen Reasons Why
The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
Looking for Alaska
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Eleanor & Park
Out of My Mind
Paper Towns
Holes (Holes, #1)
The Outsiders
Stargirl (Stargirl, #1)
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

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