The following alphabetical lists of novels are categorized by the narrator's point of view.

The intent of this article is not to be comprehensive, but to compare at a glance various points of view by providing well known examples.

First personEdit

First person present-tenseEdit

Everything happens in the character's 'now'.

First person protagonistEdit

Where the narrator is the protagonist of the novel

First person ancillaryEdit

Where the narrator observes action, but is an ancillary character

Multiple first personEdit

Where multiple characters individually narrate from first-person POV

Second personEdit

Present tenseEdit

Past tenseEdit

Third personEdit

Third person, limitedEdit

Third person, omniscient or dramaticEdit

Third person, objectiveEdit

Multiple points of viewEdit

Alternate point of viewEdit

See alsoEdit


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