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Literature for Children and Adolescents - EDUC 270 Resource Guide: Genres

The study of literature for children and adolescents as a literary genre.

Fantasy and Science Fiction

You can search for children's subjects by selecting the option on the right side of the search screen in our library catalog.

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Graphic Novels

Historical Fiction

Picture Books

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Poetry

Multicultural Literature

Realistic Fiction

Traditional Literature

Stories that have passed down through the generations such as proverbs, fairy tales, folklore, fables, animal tales, myths, and legends.