Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
One of two books in which two girls discover an Egyptian archaeological
dig is a lot more than surviving blistering heat and scorpions – hot guys,
a cursed bracelet, and ancient tombs make it the adventure of a