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Magic Realism

Description: A literary genre or style that incorporates magic, fantastic or mythical elements into otherwise realistic fiction. Originally associated with some Latin American literature during the 1940s, but from the 1960's to the present also with some post-modernist North American and European literature.

Based on tag: magical realism

Members: 41 participating members (show all)

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1
37,055 members, 555 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: lunaindigo (1), Fausto.Gimondi (1), andomck (1), thecoroner (1), balmerline (1), ErikaLH.LFL (1), CGlanovsky (1), macha (1), eromsted (1), ahef1963 (1), roby72 (1)5 more, matthewmason (2), merrystar (10), 3709459s (11), Her_Royal_Orangeness (36), Tinuvia

Score: 56.27

2
15,224 members, 319 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: indigorising (1), lunaindigo (2), eromsted (2), leigonj (3), andomck (3), ppqq (3), mspixieears (3), CGlanovsky (3), balmerline (5), ahef1963 (6), CharlesTheB (13)3 more, roby72 (13), thecoroner (14), macha (16)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 37.44

3
10,430 members, 218 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ramsesiii (1), matthewmason (1), flisle (1), thecoroner (2), balmerline (2), mspixieears (2), Dilara86 (2), ahef1963 (4), 3709459s (9), roby72 (10)

Score: 32.84

Explanations:

matthewmason (1): Also a hallmark classic of postmodernist plot construction.

4
8,446 members, 128 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), rplinke (1), andomck (2), ramsesiii (2), flisle (2), matthewmason (3), Dilara86 (3), CGlanovsky (4), CharlesTheB (14), 3709459s (17), ahef1963 (39)

Score: 32.64

5
7,475 members, 162 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (1), 3709459s (2), balmerline (3), merrystar (4), matthewmason (4), Dilara86 (4), CGlanovsky (5), roby72 (5), thecoroner (11), macha (14), CharlesTheB (17)

Score: 30.47

6
23,350 members, 345 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: ErikaLH.LFL (2), lunaindigo (3), eromsted (3), balmerline (4), merrystar (5), matthewmason (5), CharlesTheB (6), ahef1963 (7), 3709459s (13), macha (15), roby72 (20)1 more, Her_Royal_Orangeness (35)

Score: 30.31

7
6,465 members, 80 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: dzgilad (1), rplinke (2), ppqq (4), macha (4), Dilara86 (5), balmerline (6), CGlanovsky (7), roby72 (7), thecoroner (12), CharlesTheB (18), Tinuvia

Score: 30.09

8
19,166 members, 226 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: JadeSerena (1), CharlesTheB (2), ppqq (2), ramsesiii (3), rplinke (3), balmerline (7), mspixieears (8), thecoroner (10), roby72 (26), macha (29)

Score: 27.39

9
14,859 members, 406 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: electrice (1), indigorising (2), lunaindigo (4), eromsted (4), ppqq (6), CGlanovsky (8), mspixieears (11), CharlesTheB (15), 3709459s (15), roby72 (19)

Score: 26.13

10
16,082 members, 380 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Karoboro (1), leigonj (1), thecoroner (3), roby72 (4), ramsesiii (5), CharlesTheB (8), balmerline (8), 3709459s (18), Tinuvia

Score: 26.07

11
37,890 members, 921 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ppqq (1), kara.shamy (2), ErikaLH.LFL (3), lunaindigo (5), 3709459s (5), KimarieBee (5), mspixieears (9), ahef1963 (10), roby72 (41)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 22.57

12
11,701 members, 199 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: roby72 (3), amberwitch (4), ErikaLH.LFL (4), lunaindigo (6), merrystar (6), thecoroner (8), 3709459s (16), CGlanovsky (16), CharlesTheB (25)

Score: 21.98

13
5,893 members, 86 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), vishbhavsar (2), roby72 (2), 3709459s (3), andomck (4), thecoroner (4), balmerline (9)

Score: 21.73

14
11,737 members, 216 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: CGlanovsky (2), ahef1963 (3), ppqq (5), thecoroner (5), roby72 (6), mspixieears (10), 3709459s (24)

Score: 18.37

15
8,237 members, 164 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: electrice (2), indigorising (3), ramsesiii (4), CharlesTheB (12), CGlanovsky (17), macha (31), Tinuvia

Score: 17.87

16
11,244 members, 154 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: indigorising (4), leigonj (4), ppqq (11), mspixieears (15), balmerline (20), CharlesTheB (23), 3709459s (26), Tinuvia

Thumbs down: electrice

Score: 16.2

17
6,136 members, 52 reviews
3.32 stars (3.32 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (4), indigorising (5), hailelib (6), merrystar (8), thecoroner (13), 3709459s (19), roby72 (42)

Score: 16.03

18
20,023 members, 258 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (1), kara.shamy (5), lunaindigo (7), ppqq (14), mspixieears (21), ahef1963 (78)

Score: 14.42

19
7,630 members, 127 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: rplinke (4), ramsesiii (6), andomck (14), CGlanovsky (15), CharlesTheB (24), macha (30)

Score: 13

20
15,312 members, 381 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (6), ppqq (7), balmerline (10), mspixieears (12), ahef1963 (14), 3709459s (25), roby72 (52)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 12.76

21
30,559 members, 520 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), merrystar (12), ppqq (12), mspixieears (22), balmerline (23), ahef1963 (31)

Score: 12.71

22
9,902 members, 207 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: vishbhavsar (1), macha (2), hailelib (3), mspixieears (4), ahef1963 (70)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 12.61

23
6,216 members, 159 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: hailelib (5), lunaindigo (8), merrystar (13), andomck (17), CharlesTheB (29), macha (37)

Score: 12.48

24
21,634 members, 502 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2), ppqq (9), CharlesTheB (10), balmerline (12), macha (13), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: andomck

Score: 12.18

25
3,719 members, 50 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ppqq (10), mspixieears (14), CharlesTheB (16), CGlanovsky (19), 3709459s (21), macha (35)

Score: 11.75

26
6,438 members, 277 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: indigorising (6), ramsesiii (7), CGlanovsky (12), balmerline (13), roby72 (14)

Score: 11.34

27
799 members, 7 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (6), CGlanovsky (6), balmerline (11), mspixieears (13), 3709459s (14), roby72 (22)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 11.33

28
18,182 members, 345 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ErikaLH.LFL (5), ahef1963 (5), roby72 (12), andomck (16), balmerline (19), CharlesTheB (21)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 11.28

29
9,971 members, 119 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (5), ahef1963 (8), CGlanovsky (10), balmerline (15), roby72 (24)

Score: 11.14

30
16,661 members, 188 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), kara.shamy (4), ppqq (8), ramsesiii (8)

Score: 10.95

31
2,950 members, 125 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (3), electrice (3), eromsted (6), indigorising (10)

Score: 10.88

32
2,568 members, 206 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (1), KimarieBee (3), lunaindigo (9), dara85 (17), roby72 (46)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 10.86

33
10,416 members, 769 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: hailelib (1), Dilara86 (6), CharlesTheB (11), balmerline (14)

Score: 10.82

34
16,624 members, 356 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), aulsmith (4), indigorising (8), CharlesTheB (9), balmerline (22)

Thumbs down: homeless

Score: 10.73

35
2,308 members, 55 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (7), roby72 (9), CGlanovsky (14), CharlesTheB (20), balmerline (21)

Score: 10.6

36
10,662 members, 343 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (7), 3709459s (8), balmerline (17), ahef1963 (18), CGlanovsky (28)

Score: 10.49

37
4,271 members, 52 reviews
4.61 stars (4.61 stars)

Lists: 3709459s (4), andomck (15), balmerline (16), CGlanovsky (20), macha (34)

Score: 10.41

38
34,905 members, 1,922 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: lunaindigo (10), dara85 (11), KimarieBee (11), ahef1963 (30), CharlesTheB (36)

Score: 9.98

40
35,476 members, 1,182 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (9), ahef1963 (13), thecoroner (15), CharlesTheB (28), roby72 (47)

Score: 9.72

41
30,730 members, 862 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), 3709459s (6), ahef1963 (9), lunaindigo (11), thecoroner (16), roby72 (39)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB, Tomleesteenboek

Score: 9.7

42
36,845 members, 571 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: andomck (6), CharlesTheB (19), mspixieears (23), ppqq (28), ahef1963 (44)

Score: 9.59

44
8,682 members, 96 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: eromsted (5), kara.shamy (6), ErikaLH.LFL (6), CharlesTheB (22), roby72 (29)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 9.36

45
1,824 members, 27 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: hailelib (4), indigorising (12), ahef1963 (24), CharlesTheB (31)

Score: 8.48

46
8,407 members, 136 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: macha (7), aulsmith (10), mspixieears (16), CharlesTheB (32)

Score: 8.39

47
2,743 members, 41 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: andomck (8), macha (12), indigorising (13), CharlesTheB (33)

Score: 8.3

48
15,759 members, 240 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (6), indigorising (9), lunaindigo (12), 3709459s (22), ahef1963 (62)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 8.29

49
4,030 members, 52 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), 3709459s (10), roby72 (25), CharlesTheB (34)

Score: 8.15

50
9,347 members, 159 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (5), andomck (7), CharlesTheB (35), macha (78)

Score: 8.13

51
4,388 members, 341 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (3), dara85 (3), lunaindigo (13), roby72 (35)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 7.83

52
17,666 members, 410 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), ppqq (13), Dilara86 (14), balmerline (18), roby72 (45)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 7.81

53
12,559 members, 1,066 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), Her_Royal_Orangeness (8), 3709459s (12), lunaindigo (14)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 7.42

54
2,814 members, 72 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7), macha (26), CharlesTheB (37), ahef1963 (59)

Score: 7.3

55
423 members, 6 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (17), macha (21), CharlesTheB (38), roby72 (40)

Score: 7.04

56
436 members, 22 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), indigorising (7), merrystar (9)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.77

57
16,466 members, 259 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (15), ppqq (27), CharlesTheB (39), macha (77)

Score: 6.74

58
2,733 members, 36 reviews
3.3 stars (3.3 stars)

Lists: electrice (4), Dilara86 (11), CharlesTheB (40)

Score: 6.62

59
31,828 members, 893 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), hailelib (7), ahef1963 (22), CharlesTheB (41)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 6.56

60
1,935 members, 211 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (9), dara85 (12), lunaindigo (15)

Score: 6.49

61
899 members, 98 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (8), dara85 (14), lunaindigo (16)

Score: 6.45

62
5,741 members, 198 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: leigonj (5), CGlanovsky (13), CharlesTheB (42)

Score: 6.35

63
890 members, 30 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (2), aulsmith (5), Dilara86 (9)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.35

64
721 members, 14 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: roby72 (8), thecoroner (9), CharlesTheB (43)

Score: 6.25

65
1,970 members, 34 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1), CGlanovsky (11), 3709459s (20)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.09

66
5,730 members, 111 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: andomck (5), ppqq (16), CGlanovsky (23), roby72 (54)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.98

67
1,484 members, 75 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (7), andomck (19), CharlesTheB (44)

Score: 5.93

68
2,299 members, 27 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), andomck (20), CharlesTheB (45)

Score: 5.81

69
6,172 members, 82 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: hailelib (2), macha (3), ahef1963 (85)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.72

70
11,869 members, 302 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: indigorising (15), ppqq (24), ahef1963 (37)

Score: 5.46

71
16,748 members, 303 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (9), roby72 (38), CharlesTheB (46)

Score: 5.46

72
6,729 members, 122 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ppqq (18), mspixieears (19), CharlesTheB (47)

Score: 5.39

73
3,942 members, 84 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: andomck (23), macha (25), CharlesTheB (27)

Score: 5.37

74
4,792 members, 71 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: andomck (10), ahef1963 (40), CharlesTheB (48)

Score: 5.36

75
2,182 members, 26 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: indigorising (11), macha (23), 3709459s (28), ahef1963 (41)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.34

76
12,917 members, 235 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (11), roby72 (44), CharlesTheB (49)

Score: 5.26

77
14,632 members, 310 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: lunaindigo (17), ppqq (34), ahef1963 (46)

Score: 5.16

78
5,113 members, 29 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: andomck (11), CharlesTheB (50), macha (59)

Score: 5.14

79
1,083 members, 19 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (7), roby72 (16)

Score: 4.46

80
1,707 members, 49 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (5), Her_Royal_Orangeness (32)

Score: 4.36

81
4,062 members, 113 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (6), roby72 (27)

Score: 4.31

82
2,009 members, 49 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: 3709459s (7), CGlanovsky (18), ahef1963 (32)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 4.08

83
4,109 members, 126 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (12), ppqq (15), roby72 (36)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 3.82

84
5,405 members, 308 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (12), ahef1963 (95)

Score: 3.43

85
1,997 members, 76 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: roby72 (28), Her_Royal_Orangeness (33)

Score: 3.41

86
2,323 members, 124 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2)

Score: 3.36

87
1,464 members, 38 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: leigonj (2)

Score: 3.36

88
202 members, 8 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Score: 3.36

89
66 members, 7 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (2)

Score: 3.36

90
4,965 members, 306 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: andomck (25), macha (50)

Score: 3.29

91
1,138 members, 64 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (14), 3709459s (23), macha (71)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 3.27

92
5,061 members, 57 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: ppqq (17), macha (24), ahef1963 (66)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 3.18

93
684 members, 23 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: andomck (26), macha (65)

Score: 3.18

94
1,156 members, 16 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (38), macha (48)

Score: 3.13

95
16,396 members, 400 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: ppqq (29), ahef1963 (81)

Score: 3.06

96
816 members, 14 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Score: 3.04

97
69 members, 5 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (3)

Score: 3.04

98
8,478 members, 140 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: ppqq (30), ahef1963 (84)

Score: 3.03

99
6,343 members, 75 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: ppqq (31), ahef1963 (86)

Score: 3.01

100
569 members, 10 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia

Score: 2.83

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