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Reader's Corner: Literary Fiction

Looking for a good book to read but don't know where to start? This guide covers popular, award-winning, and just plain great nonfiction and fiction genres and books.

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Literary Fiction

Literary fiction explores inherent conflicts of the human condition through stellar writing. Pacing, plot, and commercial appeal are secondary to the development of story through first-class prose. 

Lists of Literary Fiction in the BPL Online Catalog

Life of PiThe Poisonwood BibleThe Paris Wife   State of Wonder