A Simple Guide to Reading Genres

Fiction

  • Literary Fiction
  • Science Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Historical Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Thriller
  • Romance
  • Horror
  • Adventure
  • Gothic
  • Children’s Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Dystopian
  • Magical Realism

Non- Fiction

  • Biography
  • Self-Help
  • True Crime
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Science
  • Travel
  • Food and Drink
  • Health and Wellness
  • Politics
  • Business
  • Spirituality
  • Personal Development
  • Nature and Environment

Poetry

  • Epic Poetry
  • Narrative Poetry
  • Lyric Poetry
  • Free Verse
  • Haiku
  • Sonnet

Drama

  • Tragedy
  • Comedy
  • Tragicomedy
  • Farce
  • Melodrama
  • Vaudeville