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Heaven Out Of Hell

Emma Swan

This is the sequel of "TAKE A CHANCE ON ME", the story of Isabelle and Shawn. Is the love they found going to survive? And what about Billy? Is his good deed of bringing Belle and Shawn together is going to get unnoticed? Let's see what destiny have in store for all of them... and more. Only on... more info

Story about: love, romance, happy ending

Ongoing: 31 Mar 115 pages
3272 269 79

Rating: 49

Ranking:
#1 in Contemporary fiction
#1 in ChickLit
#11 in Romance
#2 in Contemporary Romance

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Gentleman ©

Carolina_Silva212

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

Ongoing: 25 Mar 93 pages
10387 630 49

Rating: 53

Ranking:
#33 in Romance
#5 in Contemporary Romance
#2 in Contemporary fiction
#2 in ChickLit

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Thee Amateur Love Part 1: Emerging Of Love

VISHAL THAKUR

THE AMATEUR LOVE PART – I : EMERGING OF LOVE : The start of a new experience for a young boy. A feeling which changes everyone’s life. The feeling of love which makes you behave way older than you are. That’s all I’ve got in my story. Vishal a little boy who fells in love with her best f... more info

Story about: romantic suspense, first love, younglove

Complete 30 pages
7505 91 25

Rating: 21

Ranking:
#813 in Romance
#140 in Contemporary fiction

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Hopeless Memories of Summer

Alex Scrivenor

A single town of water. Three murders. Four Crown Jewels. One five-year-old in the midst of it all. Who will survive? “Summer! Because Mommy loved the seasons, and Summer was her favorite!”... more info

Story about: love, drama, murder

Complete 81 pages
28167 38 17

Rating: 9

Ranking:
#120 in Contemporary fiction
#30 in Urban life
#150 in Thrillers & Suspense
#28 in Crime fiction

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Their of integrity

Qixing oochenxin

My perceptive of bullying and its effects... more info

Story about: ptsd, bullying in school, peotry and thoughts and feelings

Ongoing: 28 Feb 2 pages
90 0 0

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#41 in Contemporary fiction
#47 in Young adult
#6 in Dystopia

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The Beautiful People

PJ Lowry

A weekend getaway meant to get away from the stresses of life is anything but, as troubled pasts boil to the surface. Their boss makes this weekend more about work than play, which only increases tensions. ... more info

Story about: realtionships, work and home, getting ahead

Ongoing: 04 Mar 78 pages
51992 181 13

Rating: 9

Ranking:
#19 in Contemporary fiction
#20 in Others
#14 in Humor

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Salaam aliekum summer

Elena Melanson

Poetry about summer... more info

Story about: sumer solstice, supernatural, astronomy

Ongoing: 19 Feb 2 pages
69 0 0

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#62 in Contemporary fiction
#85 in Short stories

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The Night Walker

S.K.

Antwone Devaux is a renowned writer who is actively working to complete his next book while dealing with chronic insomnia. Not a big deal for someone who enjoys taking long solitary walks at night to muse about his writing, his life and things that have been repressed for being too damaging to the h... more info

Story about: literary, drama, adult

Complete 132 pages
4639 92 17

Rating: 14

Ranking:
#172 in Contemporary fiction
#54 in Urban life

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Stolen Moments from Time

Shruti

Updesh Singhania is a traveller; he loves speed, mobility and clamor. Thrilling and adventurous his ways are and rest is the word he is unknown of. Life is a journey to him and while he is on the board, he wants to see as many places as he can; jump off as many cliffs as he can; run on as many track... more info

Story about: happines comes in small packages, she is soothing as rain, he is the raging storm

Ongoing: 26 Mar 6 pages
43 12 4

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#4 in Short stories
#9 in Contemporary fiction
#7 in ChickLit

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Winter Night's Yearnings— A Christmas Anthology

Earnest Writes Publishing

Easter has the wonder; new years have the spectacle, but only Christmas has the magic of... ‘Christmas wish.’ It's a simple phrase for a simple act. And yet, the weight it holds cannot be described, but can only be felt with the touch of a hand, a smile, or in the wonder in one's eyes. It ... more info

Story about: christianity, hope, winter

Complete 66 pages
1987 57 22

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#79 in Contemporary fiction
#100 in Young adult

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Rating: 1

Ranking:
#43 in Short stories
#35 in Contemporary fiction

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Grandpa's Recipes

TheAPwrites

The story is about Violet where how her life changed after getting a old trunk of her grandfather       ... more info

Story about: life, struggle, hardships

Complete 25 pages
1452 12 35

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#216 in Short stories
#100 in Contemporary fiction
#19 in Urban life

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Secrets of the cat

Elena Melanson

Cat related poetry... more info

Story about: cats, shortstory, poetry and thoughts

Ongoing: 22 Feb 1 pages
103 2 0

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#81 in Short stories
#61 in Contemporary fiction

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Second Time's A Charm

Kay Barton

Mikel Rysdale needed an escape after a devastating blow to her heart and lifestyle. Escaping to the one place she was free, she finds the most unlikely person to lean on. And probably a second chance. Killian Drummond has reached death's doors during his last tour in the middle east and found him... more info

Story about: romance, billionnaire, bwwm

Complete 168 pages
34455 860 30

Rating: 61

Ranking:
#89 in Romance
#17 in Contemporary Romance
#7 in Contemporary fiction
#6 in ChickLit

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The Punisher

Londa Cele

Zikhona Mguse is an ordinary man, who considers himself to be modern, lives a modern lifestyle and take risks. Risks that include Khensani, a reward constantly reminded by his left hand & her best friend Felica, a creature only God knows why she associates with. When our duo decides to make the mov... more info

Story about: marriage of convenience, deception, homophobia

Ongoing: 02 Apr 22 pages
54 5 0

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#18 in Contemporary fiction
#165 in Romance
#30 in Romantic suspense

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In death us do part

simon 1982

A hit man and a hit woman are sent after the same target and two completely different jobs one outcome ... more info

Story about: two hit people falling for each other

Ongoing: 02 Mar 10 pages
214 16 4

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#318 in Romance
#73 in Contemporary fiction

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Wicked easter wicked spring

Qixing oochenxin

Seasonal poems ... more info

Story about: horror poetry, spring, depressing

Ongoing: 04 Mar 1 pages
75 0 0

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#41 in Short stories
#33 in Contemporary fiction

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Chelsea's story

BarbyL

22 years after the ending of the first book Chelsea (Elsa's daughter) is now grown up and coming home from London to be with her family. But she doesn't know what is waiting for her. Will she be able to protect her sister and keep her in Portland?... more info

Story about: life story, girlromance

Ongoing: 15 Mar 17 pages
391 14 2

Rating: 5

Ranking:
#475 in Romance
#94 in Contemporary fiction
#18 in Urban life

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Life: series of poems

Elena Melanson

A series about the ups and down of life. Basically these poems are giving death the finger. ... more info

Story about: life, mental health, poetry and thoughts

Ongoing: 22 Feb 2 pages
408 23 0

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#79 in Short stories
#59 in Contemporary fiction

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In The Arms Of Love

Emma Swan

Iris and Nicholas are two beautiful souls destined to meet each other at one point in life. The faith strikes both of them very hard, but the hope for a new beginning still remains despite everything. They will struggle a little bit at first, but love will find them at the right time... and the r... more info

Story about: love, ceo, marriage

Complete 262 pages
66065 1406 177

Rating: 158

Ranking:
#4 in Contemporary fiction
#4 in ChickLit
#55 in Romance
#9 in Contemporary 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.

Why is it best to read contemporary fiction on Litnet?

Litnet provides a huge selection of books in the genre of contemporary fiction. Just stay on our site and start reading! Pay attention to the second, additional genre of each book from the section so that you have a better understanding of what the book is about. On Litnet, writers themselves publish interesting books, and you can comment on any of them after reading, point the author to errors and inaccuracies, and maybe, on the contrary, praise him or her sharing comments with other readers. All this is possible here, on Litnet. Interesting books written by contemporary authors are an excellent way to spend your free time. Enjoy reading worthy books that you will never regret.

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