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RE 3900 Principles of Reading Instruction: Genre Definitions

Genre Overview

IMC Book Lists

The IMC booklists cover a range of books representing various awards, themes, and genres including the following: 

  • Caldecott, Newbery, Coretta Scott King, Sibert, Pura Belpre, and Geisel awards
  • Realistic Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
  • Poetry
  • Biographies 
  • Traditional Literature
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy 
  • Social Issues
  • Culture in the United States
  • International Culture

Want More Info?

If you are looking for more in-depth information about genres, visit our Children's Literature Genre Guide.

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Jewel Davis
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