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Is "Where the Red Fern Grows" historical fiction?

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Is Where the Red Fern Grows historical fiction?

Where the Red Fern Grows:

American author Wilson Rawls was the author of the novel Where the Red Fern Grows. It is a children's book which was first published in 1961. Rawls was also the author of the novel Summer of the Monkeys.

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Where the Red Fern Grows is an example of historical fiction. The action of the story occurs in the 1920s. The book was first published in 1961, so it...

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