Fiction Genre Introduction: Urban Fantasy

Fiction is one kind of literary arts that is popular and well known to many but some of its sub genre is not well known. Fiction has the classification of suspense or drama or historical. I love this classification but I also love urban fantasy. When I asked someone before about this genre she says she do not know what kind of novel it is. She knows other classifications but she do not know about urban fantasy so I want to introduce today what it is all about.

Fantasy is one type of fiction and it is even divided into sub genre and one is urban fantasy. It is called urban fantasy mainly because of its place of setting that is in the urban. Many of this fictions urban fantasies is contains usually supernatural powers and setting is the present times using the real world. Let us see the list of examples. City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) by Cassandra Clare, Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, #1) by Patricia Briggs and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Harry Potter, #1) by J.K. Rowling.

Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1) by Richelle Mead, Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1) by Ilona Andrews, Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse, #1) by Charlaine Harris, Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman, Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1) by Jim Butcher, Halfway to the Grave (Night Huntress, #1) by Jeaniene Frost. And Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, #1) by Kim Harrison. If you want to view it you can find online.