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Autobiographical Novel

Fictional novel where the protagonist is modeled after the author with a central plot that mirrors real events in their life.

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Autobiography

A self-written account of one's life.

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Biographical Fiction

Fictional narrative of a contemporary or historical person's life. Characters are often real people or based on real people.

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Biography

A detailed description of a person's life, written from an outside perspective with the aid of documents and other viewpoints.

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Literary Realism

Attempts to represent subject matter truthfully with realistic characters and settings, comprehensive details about daily occurrences, and a plausible plot.

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Memoir

Autobiographical writing with a narrowed focus, telling a story of a particular event or time in a person's life or a collection of memories.

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Novel of Manners

Fiction that recreates a social world with detailed observation of customs and values. The story focuses on the conventions of the society and characters are differentiated by their standing within the society.

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Psychological Fiction

Emphasis on interior characterisation and the motives/circumstances/internal actions that develop external actions.

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