This is what I think the genre of “Out of my Mind” is realistic fiction. Everything in the story could happen from a girl with cerebral palsy and being a brilliant to their family taking care of her. “I can’t talk I can’t walk” and I’m brilliant. It has realistic characters. “I almost laughed as the doctor picked up the blocks.” The story has realistic events. Such as penny was a perfect baby.”After several hours of reading,this is why I think the story is realistic fiction.