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fic·tion·ize

 (fĭk′shə-nīz′)
tr.v. fic·tion·ized, fic·tion·iz·ing, fic·tion·iz·es
To fictionalize.

fic′tion·i·za′tion (-shə-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
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fictionize

verb
To impart a false character to (something) by alteration:
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In addition to using school textbook knowledge to teach about race and racism, teachers can supplement the textbooks with fictionized books that specifically target racism at the elementary and middle school levels.
A reviewer who writes that a film is a "fictionized;' rather than fictional, account?
Wallace Stegner fictionized her life in Angle of Repose (1971).