Books in the genre of Contemporary fiction

ChickLit Urban life

Confession at the Altar

Alex Orchard

Brooke Jackson thought she had everything: a fulfilling job, the home she'd always wanted, and the perfect fiancé. But no one likes her fiancé, her best friend warns her from getting married, and she seems to have an attraction to her fiancé's best friend. Determined to prove everyone wrong, ... more info

Story about: romantic suspense and betrayal, friends to lovers, fake love

Complete 178 pages
15889 902

Rating: 74

#2 in Contemporary fiction
#2 in ChickLit
#39 in Romance
#12 in Contemporary Romance


The Billionaire's Song

Lee Taylor (caramelcherries)

Amaya Walsh had it all. She was a self-made billionaire and one of the most powerful women. She could get any man that she wanted but she was single but not searching and it was a well known fact that she didn't do relationships..until that all changed when she met the most unlikely person in the... more info

Story about: music, celebrity, love romance

Ongoing: 23 Jun 275 pages
23073 423

Rating: 49

#149 in Romance
#80 in Billionaires
#5 in Contemporary fiction




Dia an independent girl whose career was her first priority and wishes to never fall in love. While Karan the cold hearted dominant guy fall for her gradually and tries to make her his. He didn't wanted her for one time lust need but for his rest of the life. He wanted her to be with her alwa... more info

Story about: forcedarrangemarriage, billionaire love and romance, ex lover and hurdles

Ongoing: 18 Jun 367 pages
124040 1822

Rating: 426

#6 in Contemporary fiction
#2 in Urban life
#150 in Romance
#81 in Billionaires


Let Life Surprise You

W Sparrow

If being a mom was all about popping out a baby after 9 months of pregnancy, life would have been easier for Charlotte Garnett. Alas, it's not the case for her. When her baby has grown into a smart girl and starts questioning the father's absence, Charlotte's parenting is being tested. Her worst ... more info

Story about: bossandemployee, secret baby, ceo romance

Complete 139 pages
10921 198

Rating: 36

#1 in Others
#1 in Humor
#7 in Contemporary fiction
#4 in ChickLit


Veiled Vows

Alex Orchard

Faith Matthews had never found it hard to make friends, but she found it hard to keep them. Her two childhood best friends had grown up and moved on to be successful in their lives while she stayed behind. One night, Faith runs into her old best friend Austin while out drinking. He's back home, an... more info

Story about: arranged marrige, friends to lovers, family drama

Complete 166 pages
5292 211

Rating: 32

#151 in Romance
#37 in Contemporary Romance
#8 in Contemporary fiction
#5 in ChickLit


The abused power book2


"Do you think you can go away from me elvi." He walked to me smiling.I moved back clutching my fist in anger and fear . I have just taking my bath ,my body is dripping wet and I had towel wrapped around my body How did he get to my room without my notice?. “what are you doing here Angelo?" He ... more info

Story about: boss rape pregnant babies

Ongoing: 25 Jun 14 pages
256 40

Rating: 8

#10 in Contemporary fiction
#4 in Urban life
#6 in ChickLit


The Artist's Wife

Lola Tiamiyu

Dirty secrets are like vapour, you can't contain them for long and this unlikely couple has more than a few they're willing to take to their graves. *** After a depressed woman marries an eccentric artist to save her family from bankruptcy, she soon discovers that all is not as it seems as she u... more info

Story about: arranged marriage, billionaire, romance and heartbreak

Complete 253 pages
29084 560

Rating: 111

#211 in Romance
#110 in Billionaires
#11 in Contemporary fiction
#7 in ChickLit


His vicious revenge


Alaya Sarim was a muslim girl, her mother died when she was 12. Her father married a rich christian women to support his business. Alaya's stepmother arranged a party, and invited her rich friends. Gerard hawkins, her stepmother's best friend and one of LA's richest man saw Alaya at the party. His s... more info

Story about: dark past, romance love, dark love

Complete 111 pages
153149 1887

Rating: 384

#13 in Contemporary fiction
#5 in Urban life
#246 in Romance
#32 in Romantic suspense


Sheer Coincidence (a Nigerian And Indian Love story)

Amina Yusuf Dalhatu

An unexpected lie that becomes a reality. A never planned scenario that turns out to be a harsh fact. It was meant to end in 3 months. A 3 months contract that becomes an unbreakable bond for a lifetime. It was a lie. It was scripted. It was a tale to divert his parent's attention but it became the ... more info

Story about: urban life, love after marriage, love and friendship

Ongoing: 26 Jun 115 pages
1842 112

Rating: 16

#14 in Contemporary fiction
#6 in Urban life
#268 in Romance
#142 in Billionaires


Five Weeks

Shruti Omar

Anahita Maurya is the modern image of independent, liberated girl with an equally modern family background. Despite this, she is betrothed to her father's best friend's son, Yuvraaj, who knows nothing but to get under her skin. She clearly despised his presence in her life and adamantly employs all ... more info

Story about: honeymoon, possessive billionaire romance, humor love care

Complete 288 pages
249321 2698

Rating: 429

#279 in Romance
#67 in Contemporary Romance
#16 in Contemporary fiction
#9 in ChickLit

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Mafia's Vengeful Wife

Payal Mandal

[Mafia's Wife, Book-1] The life of a twenty-year-old widow turned upside down because a Mafia and his Nephew got obsessed with her. Well, this time it was something different because one loved her while the other hated her. But one thing was sure, her fate was going to change forever and she wouldn... more info

Story about: family drama, revenge and drama, love and hate relationship

Complete 247 pages
85699 1361

Rating: 383

#18 in Contemporary fiction
#299 in Romance
#70 in Contemporary Romance


The abused power

Ivory Smart

Elvera I want you to be my girl " he said it without emotions I swallowed the goose bumps hanging in my throat I can't ever think of dating him but .....sir...I...I... I was lost of words I closed my eyes when he touched my laps " you are a beautiful girl elvera you need a lot in your life a... more info

Story about: boss rape pregnant babies

Ongoing: 08 Jun 114 pages
28509 500

Rating: 106

#17 in Contemporary fiction
#8 in Urban life
#10 in ChickLit


How to Not Fall for My Boss

W Sparrow

After the incident in high school, Cobie Evans has been avoiding the popular guys like the plague. It's until the day she sends a wrong email to her hot boss, Luke Williams, and shamefully reveals her secret crush on him. Granted, her next life agenda is how to deny the email and her feelings for hi... more info

Story about: trauma, bossandemployee, friendship love little secrets

Complete 142 pages
6214 167

Rating: 28

#21 in Contemporary fiction
#12 in ChickLit
#312 in Romance
#74 in Contemporary Romance


My Saviour


Everyone wants to be an idol wife but its not easy to be an idol wife now here we go the handsome man he is an idol to the world due to his past love life he turns out not to believe any woman and his stares make everyone frightened and fans go crazy for him She is an ambivert...She lost her family... more info

Story about: story of a couple, story is about finding ones true love

Ongoing: 20 Jun 86 pages
2837 195

Rating: 16

#346 in Romance
#183 in Billionaires
#22 in Contemporary fiction
#10 in Urban life


I will always love you


Isabella enjoys her peaceful life and just wants to graduate high school without anything insane happening. But as we already know life never goes the way want and destiny always has to intervene where it's not need. ¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥ Fast forward and Isabella meets a cute guy and everything goes d... more info

Story about: teenage love, teenromance school family problems, teen drama

Ongoing: 18 Jun 29 pages
491 67

Rating: 9

#21 in Young adult
#3 in School
#32 in Contemporary fiction
#13 in Urban life



Carolina Silva

Charlotte Ducke is barely surviving the consequences of a tortuous past. With the chin up and dignity intact, try to overcome all the attacks that fate gives her. Life presents an unexpected turn of Eithan Dankworth's hand, he will completely dislodge it. Both will ignore the signals that shout that... more info

Story about: romance, betrayal, drama

Complete 164 pages
43431 1576

Rating: 126

#512 in Romance
#35 in Contemporary fiction
#21 in ChickLit


The Rich Girl

Ginnie S Chua

Laney Lee is one of the Lees. Born rich and privileged, she has now joined the workforce to get the required two-year experience. In the office, she is known as the Rich Girl, though nobody knows just how wealthy and prominent her family is. Generally, her life is well-plotted: after her two-year ou... more info

Story about: romcom, sweetgirl, chinesenovel

Ongoing: 24 Jun 200 pages
3303 151

Rating: 20

#579 in Romance
#292 in Billionaires
#40 in Contemporary fiction


Beauty of Marriage


Marriage for some it's constitution for life, for some it's mere a game. If married a right person Marriage is a bless which makes life smooth like cheese. "Teraa banega woh jo teraa nahee hai The one who is not yours will become yours Aye dil bata kyun tujhko itna yakin hai O my heart, why... more info

Story about: life after marriage

Complete 113 pages
9912 188

Rating: 16

#654 in Romance
#19 in Inspiration romance
#44 in Contemporary fiction
#16 in Urban life


Downgrading Miss Ceo

Anna Lane

Hearing she has four months to find a potential husband, get engaged and everything set for a wedding in order to keep her current position as CEO, Lucienne 'Lucy' Harrington has her work cut out for her. In the business world, she's known as a fierce and cold-hearted woman but those characteri... more info

Story about: ceo, billionaire, independent woman

Complete 140 pages
28068 366

Rating: 93

#626 in Romance
#161 in Contemporary Romance
#43 in Contemporary fiction
#24 in ChickLit



Sarah Brito

"Why a woman? Mechanical? "Why did your mother take over this company for several years?... more info

Story about: millonaire boss secretary, mechanic woman, love passion desire humor

Complete 517 pages
10511 539

Rating: 27

#54 in Contemporary fiction
#28 in ChickLit
#777 in Romance
#26 in Inspiration romance

Books in the genre of contemporary fiction 

Contemporary fiction addresses those storylines that take place in modern realities. This is one of the most important, ancient, and popular genres of literature, and is not going to let go of this position any time soon. That is because so many people like to read contemporary fiction. These novels, like no others, are very close to reality and life; they are often earnest and sincere. Some of these works have been inspired by real events or are simply based on them; others are products of their authors' imaginations. But what is absolutely certain is that books in this genre are interesting to read because they act as a filter of reality; they present us with the most interesting stories of our life. And that is something that will always be important.

Features of books in the genre of contemporary fiction 

You can talk for a long time about how relatable, truthful, and reliable contemporary fiction books are. But after all, the peculiarity of this genre is something else: it is extensive and immense; it allows you to absorb all the best from the literature of realism. After all, these books can hide anything: philosophical stories, drama, romance, action, intriguing detective stories, humorous novels with satire, youth prose, and even romantic erotica.
Reading modern prose, we can see our modern world through the prism of the author, who decided to tell us something. Moreover, these plots and stories are both lessons and moral quests to us. But what is really good is that contemporary fiction is written in a simple and understandable language; therefore, while in this section, you can calmly fully dive into any book. These works are read easily and carelessly; although, there is plenty of food for the mind in them. You will find something to think about after reading, if, of course, you wish.

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