Magical Realism

Magical realism is a fiction genre in which magical elements blend to create a realistic atmosphere that accesses a deeper understanding of reality. The story explains these magical elements as normal occurrences, presented in a straightforward manner that places the "real" and the "fantastic" in the same stream of thought.

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Once Upon a River
Lies Sleeping (Peter Grant, #7)
How Long 'til Black Future Month?
The Lonesome Bodybuilder: Stories
The Whispered Word (Secret, Book, & Scone Society, #2)
The Color of Lies
Death and Daisies (A Magic Garden Mystery #2)
Elevation
The Next Person You Meet in Heaven
Daughters of the Lake
In an Absent Dream (Wayward Children, #4)
The Immortalists
Long Way Down
The Winter of the Witch (Winternight Trilogy, #3)
Exit West
The Bear and the Nightingale (Winternight Trilogy, #1)
The Underground Railroad
The Girl in the Tower (Winternight Trilogy, #2)
Once Upon a River
Lincoln in the Bardo
The Keeper of Lost Things
How to Stop Time
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Escape Reads
87 books — 106 voters
The Graveyard Book by Neil GaimanA Monster Calls by Patrick NessSweet Dance Of Awakening by Virginia AirdThe Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye WaltonVasilisa the Terrible by April A. Taylor
YA/Adult Fantasy/Magical Realism
27 books — 5 voters

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'EngleA Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le GuinMatthias and the Shadow by Michael BlytheThe Underneath by Kathi AppeltThe Last Leopard by Lauren St. John
Magic and Myth in Fiction
155 books — 7 voters

The Master and Margarita by Mikhail BulgakovSolaris by Stanisław LemThe Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki MurakamiWe by Yevgeny ZamyatinKafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
Translated Speculative Fiction
299 books — 144 voters

One Hundred Years of Solitude
The House of the Spirits
The Night Circus
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender
Kafka on the Shore
Like Water for Chocolate
Garden Spells (Waverley Family, #1)
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
Love in the Time of Cholera
The Girl Who Chased the Moon
Midnight's Children
Bone Gap
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