What is the Difference Between a Novel and a Book?

There is a difference between a novel and a book. Physically, they look the same, but inside they are different. A novel is a collection of many ideas, stories, characters and fantasies, bound together with the writer’s imagination to become a novel. It is always a fiction novel. If it is not fiction, then the book is not a novel. While a book is like a novel, a book has many pictures or images inside the pages.

It has been written for fiction or non-fiction ideas. There are so many books in the libraries and bookstores; there are many genres of books. A book could be a dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia, atlas, science textbook, calculus textbook, algebra textbook, etc., while a novel is composed only of one aspect: romance. Many books are not a novel itself, but a novel is also described as a book for everyone. The difference is clearly understood, but the meaning is difficult to explain, which is why we need a clear understanding of these definitions.

A book is like a scripture in which you can learn many things, including history and facts about the modern world, maps in which you can find a place and a country, a mathematical theory to wider your mind in planning, or science experiments that help you calculate things. A novel, however, has only one meaning, and that is the story of how love begins and ends in a very special event. A book is something to be studied to get a high score on your exam as a student, something to be reviewed by professionals taking licensure exams, or something to be researched for employees who make reports for their job.

A novelist is someone who writes a novel using their imagination, while a book’s writer is an author who writes a book only according to what they learn. When it comes to its body, a novel is adventurous and begins with a fantasy and ends with happiness. A book is not like that; it is only used by readers to learn what they need to learn. The purpose of each book differs.

Novels are composed of many stories, just like our real stories, whether it is love or career. A novel is not real, it is only the writer’s imagination that allows readers to relate to the story. It is something about love and magic, while a book is about an idea that a writer explores. Just like in a cookbook, writers write his or her recipes according to what he or she has found in their own experiments. These are books filled with knowledge that can be shared with anyone so that they can learn from it.

A novel is fictional and built in an imaginary world, although it could be based upon a true story. It helps individuals to make decisions independently. It has characters that all of us are curious about, and we read it because it is interesting. Books are not exciting but they can be helpful for your career. A book is a connection to your modern mind or an actual career for you to improve in doing business, engineering works. While many books are helpful, novels are only for your fantasy.

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5 Stars ~ I loved the book i totally was reading to find out if Jules and Katrina ever realllly kissed :) hope the next book has a bit more of them happily together like it would say her cheeks turn red i want mine to turn red :) I thought highly of the book but didn’t have any lol moments or crying or emotion while reading it. Read to rest of the reviews here.

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5 Stars ~ Loved this book for it’s simplicity, but also for a good read. There was nothing “fancy” that happens in this book but I felt it had a good story line. Karina’s family is a model of what all families should be like: wanting the best for their children and supporting them to get that. Read the rest of the reviews here.


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