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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: 42 participating members (show all)

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1
38,708 members, 582 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: alex68 (1), lunaindigo (1), Fausto.Gimondi (1), andomck (1), thecoroner (1), balmerline (1), ErikaLH.LFL (1), CGlanovsky (1), macha (1), eromsted (1), ahef1963 (1)6 more, roby72 (1), matthewmason (2), merrystar (10), 3709459s (11), Her_Royal_Orangeness (36), Tinuvia

Score: 60.27

2
15,858 members, 341 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 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
6,754 members, 84 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: dzgilad (1), gypsysmom (2), rplinke (2), ppqq (4), macha (4), Dilara86 (5), alex68 (6), balmerline (6), CGlanovsky (7), roby72 (7), thecoroner (12)2 more, CharlesTheB (18), Tinuvia

Score: 36.01

4
10,909 members, 229 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ramsesiii (1), matthewmason (1), flisle (1), thecoroner (2), balmerline (2), mspixieears (2), Dilara86 (2), alex68 (3), ahef1963 (4), 3709459s (9), roby72 (10)

Score: 35.88

Explanations:

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

5
9,839 members, 159 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), alex68 (11), CharlesTheB (14), 3709459s (17)1 more, ahef1963 (39)

Score: 34.83

6
24,482 members, 363 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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

Score: 34.31

7
7,952 members, 175 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (1), 3709459s (2), balmerline (3), merrystar (4), matthewmason (4), Dilara86 (4), CGlanovsky (5), roby72 (5), thecoroner (11), alex68 (12), macha (14)1 more, CharlesTheB (17)

Score: 32.62

8
20,038 members, 233 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: JadeSerena (1), CharlesTheB (2), ppqq (2), gypsysmom (3), ramsesiii (3), rplinke (3), balmerline (7), mspixieears (8), thecoroner (10), alex68 (13), roby72 (26)1 more, macha (29)

Score: 32.53

9
15,661 members, 427 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

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

Score: 28.96

10
17,156 members, 398 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Karoboro (1), leigonj (1), thecoroner (3), roby72 (4), ramsesiii (5), alex68 (8), CharlesTheB (8), balmerline (8), 3709459s (18), Tinuvia

Score: 28.45

11
39,231 members, 947 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 25.24

12
6,306 members, 95 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), alex68 (2), vishbhavsar (2), roby72 (2), 3709459s (3), andomck (4), thecoroner (4), balmerline (9)

Score: 25.1

13
12,180 members, 210 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: roby72 (3), amberwitch (4), ErikaLH.LFL (4), lunaindigo (6), merrystar (6), thecoroner (8), alex68 (9), 3709459s (16), CGlanovsky (16), CharlesTheB (25)

Score: 24.28

14
12,269 members, 227 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: CGlanovsky (2), ahef1963 (3), ppqq (5), thecoroner (5), roby72 (6), alex68 (10), mspixieears (10), 3709459s (24)

Score: 20.62

15
8,607 members, 174 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
21,337 members, 267 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: CharlesTheB (1), kara.shamy (5), gypsysmom (6), lunaindigo (7), ppqq (14), mspixieears (21), ahef1963 (78)

Score: 16.97

17
11,813 members, 160 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

18
6,357 members, 55 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

19
32,478 members, 546 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), gypsysmom (7), merrystar (12), ppqq (12), mspixieears (22), balmerline (23), ahef1963 (31)

Score: 15.17

20
22,404 members, 524 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2), gypsysmom (8), ppqq (9), CharlesTheB (10), balmerline (12), macha (13), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: andomck

Score: 14.56

21
855 members, 7 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: alex68 (4), thecoroner (6), CGlanovsky (6), balmerline (11), mspixieears (13), 3709459s (14), roby72 (22)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 14.16

22
19,398 members, 363 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ErikaLH.LFL (5), ahef1963 (5), gypsysmom (9), roby72 (12), andomck (16), balmerline (19), CharlesTheB (21)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 13.59

23
2,548 members, 61 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: alex68 (5), thecoroner (7), roby72 (9), CGlanovsky (14), CharlesTheB (20), balmerline (21)

Score: 13.27

24
11,474 members, 832 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: hailelib (1), Dilara86 (6), gypsysmom (10), CharlesTheB (11), balmerline (14)

Score: 13.07

25
8,074 members, 141 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

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

Score: 13

26
17,225 members, 373 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), aulsmith (4), indigorising (8), CharlesTheB (9), gypsysmom (11), balmerline (22)

Thumbs down: homeless

Score: 12.92

27
16,009 members, 394 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

28
10,393 members, 231 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 12.61

29
6,501 members, 167 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Score: 12.48

30
37,133 members, 1,997 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: lunaindigo (10), dara85 (11), KimarieBee (11), gypsysmom (12), ahef1963 (30), CharlesTheB (36)

Score: 12.13

31
36,514 members, 1,211 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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

Score: 11.82

32
3,940 members, 52 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Score: 11.75

33
38,727 members, 611 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: andomck (6), gypsysmom (14), CharlesTheB (19), mspixieears (23), ppqq (28), ahef1963 (44)

Score: 11.66

34
9,220 members, 104 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: eromsted (5), kara.shamy (6), ErikaLH.LFL (6), gypsysmom (15), CharlesTheB (22), roby72 (29)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 11.39

35
7,071 members, 292 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

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

Score: 11.34

36
10,437 members, 124 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

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

Score: 11.14

37
17,493 members, 205 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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

Score: 10.95

38
3,094 members, 128 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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

Score: 10.88

39
2,654 members, 207 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 10.86

40
11,302 members, 353 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

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

Score: 10.49

41
4,444 members, 53 reviews
4.61 stars (4.61 stars)

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

Score: 10.41

42
5,981 members, 72 reviews
4.43 stars (4.43 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (8), indigorising (14), andomck (18), CharlesTheB (26), macha (32)

Score: 9.84

43
18,242 members, 429 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), ppqq (13), Dilara86 (14), gypsysmom (16), balmerline (18), roby72 (45)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 9.81

44
32,644 members, 896 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

46
13,818 members, 1,131 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), Her_Royal_Orangeness (8), 3709459s (12), lunaindigo (14), gypsysmom (17)

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 9.39

47
2,921 members, 78 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7), gypsysmom (18), macha (26), CharlesTheB (37), ahef1963 (59)

Score: 9.24

48
795 members, 14 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: alex68 (7), roby72 (8), thecoroner (9), CharlesTheB (43)

Score: 8.71

49
17,227 members, 273 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (15), gypsysmom (19), ppqq (27), CharlesTheB (39), macha (77)

Score: 8.65

50
1,877 members, 27 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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

Score: 8.48

51
32,542 members, 910 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), hailelib (7), gypsysmom (20), ahef1963 (22), CharlesTheB (41)

Thumbs down: 3709459s

Score: 8.45

52
8,942 members, 148 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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

Score: 8.39

53
2,846 members, 42 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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

Score: 8.3

54
16,509 members, 245 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 8.29

55
4,356 members, 60 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

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

Score: 8.15

56
9,740 members, 169 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

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

Score: 8.13

57
4,526 members, 345 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 7.83

58
479 members, 8 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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

Score: 7.04

59
486 members, 23 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.77

60
2,836 members, 37 reviews
3.3 stars (3.3 stars)

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

Score: 6.62

61
2,008 members, 216 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

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

Score: 6.49

62
968 members, 105 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

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

Score: 6.45

63
6,039 members, 207 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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

Score: 6.35

64
909 members, 30 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.35

65
2,066 members, 36 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 6.09

66
6,034 members, 124 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.98

67
1,649 members, 87 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

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

Score: 5.93

68
1,683 members, 17 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

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

Score: 5.81

69
6,373 members, 94 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.72

70
12,530 members, 318 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Score: 5.46

71
17,521 members, 323 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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

Score: 5.46

72
6,935 members, 130 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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

Score: 5.39

73
4,249 members, 90 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

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

Score: 5.37

74
4,769 members, 68 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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

Score: 5.36

75
2,248 members, 26 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 5.34

76
2,067 members, 80 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (21), roby72 (28), Her_Royal_Orangeness (33)

Score: 5.28

77
13,236 members, 251 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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

Score: 5.26

78
15,737 members, 326 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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

Score: 5.16

79
5,356 members, 30 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

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

Score: 5.14

80
1,138 members, 22 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (7), roby72 (16)

Score: 4.46

81
1,772 members, 54 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (5), Her_Royal_Orangeness (32)

Score: 4.36

82
35,950 members, 649 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (20), 3709459s (27), gypsysmom (31), ppqq (37), ahef1963 (76)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, electrice

Score: 4.32

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I'd just call it fantasy

83
4,409 members, 134 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (6), roby72 (27)

Score: 4.31

84
2,131 members, 51 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 4.08

85
5,550 members, 130 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: amberwitch (12), gypsysmom (30)

Score: 3.86

86
7,048 members, 187 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (13), gypsysmom (29)

Score: 3.83

87
4,250 members, 132 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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

Thumbs down: CharlesTheB

Score: 3.82

88
1,742 members, 39 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (15), gypsysmom (28)

Score: 3.77

89
24,833 members, 954 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: roby72 (17), gypsysmom (27)

Score: 3.73

90
7,275 members, 143 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (7), gypsysmom (26), ahef1963 (57)

Thumbs down: electrice

Score: 3.69

91
10,604 members, 230 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: roby72 (21), gypsysmom (25)

Score: 3.66

92
2,195 members, 138 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (23), andomck (28)

Score: 3.57

93
9,403 members, 399 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: hailelib (8), gypsysmom (22), ahef1963 (83)

Thumbs down: electrice

Score: 3.55

94
14,966 members, 448 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (24), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 3.55

95
5,675 members, 314 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (12), ahef1963 (95)

Score: 3.43

96
2,361 members, 126 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2)

Score: 3.36

97
1,540 members, 40 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: leigonj (2)

Score: 3.36

98
210 members, 8 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Score: 3.36

99
68 members, 7 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: Her_Royal_Orangeness (2)

Score: 3.36

100
2,832 members, 45 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (32), Her_Royal_Orangeness (37)

Score: 3.3

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