Is juvenile fiction considered a genre category?

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Yes, I would say so, book stores and libraries have separate juvenile sections for children"s fare, which is a good thing. It is a genre in the sense of (type) like scince-fiction, historical fiction, etc.
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What are the fiction genres?

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How can you tell which books are considered science fiction?

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What is a science fiction genre?

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Why is rip van winkle considered juvenile literature?

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What genres is the novel 'Great Expectations' considered?

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What is a fiction genre?

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Who is considered the British father of science fiction?

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Is twilight considered Science Fiction?

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Is twilight genre fiction?

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Why is Harrison Bergeron considered science fiction?

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What writing genre is science fiction?

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What does the genre historical fiction mean?

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Is fiction a type of genre?

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What is the genre of fiction of 'Oedipus Rex'?

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Why is the play considered superior to other genres?

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What impact has films of the science fiction genre had on the world?

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Is animal fiction a genre?

Yes, animal fiction is an actual genre. It usually involves thestory focusing on one or multiple animals in a story. They can beanthropomorphic or show some kind of human qualities like being theactual narrator of the story.

How is science fiction like other genres?

The most important elements of Science Fiction is the fiction: plot, characters, theme, narration, setting, and writing style. The Science part is supplemental, an added element.

What category is science fiction in?

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John Prine is considered what genre of music?

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What genre would a non fiction book be?

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What are sub-genres of fiction?

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What is the first known piece of literature that could be considered to be of the science fiction genre?

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Would the Bible be considered a piece of fiction?

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Is there a MFA program that is Genre-Fiction friendly?

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What is the fiction genre of Grimm's fairy tales?

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