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ChickLit Urban life


Jilecia Poyser

A story in which a young 26-year-old entrepreneur adopts a 16-year-old girl. Emani will struggle to learn how to care for Katrina but together that are an unstopable team. ... more info

Story about: comingofage, comedy, selfgrowth

Ongoing: 19 Sep 5 pages
0 0 0

Rating: 0

#73 in Young adult
#52 in Contemporary fiction
#11 in Urban life


His Despair

S. N. Nina Arthur

****Daily Updates, Follow for Notifications**** Arthur Spencer, 30 years old C.E.O. and Golden heir of world’s biggest business empire, Spencer Enterprises, he’s a powerful billionaire and an eligible bachelor of New York City, He’s cold, Self-centred, Impulsive and extremely possessive. He... more info

Story about: billionaireromance, revenge and love, betrayal heartbreak

Ongoing: 17 Sep 16 pages
4016 551 54

Rating: 124

#36 in Romance
#24 in Billionaires
#3 in Contemporary fiction
#3 in ChickLit



Oyindasola asiwajudada

Lies, hate, lust and pain connive in this romantic thriller When a girl feuled by anger decides to take her sisters place at the alter and marry her murder to carry out her revenge. But the one thing is for sure, she never planned to fall in love. *********** “the last thing I thought was ... more info

Story about: romance, pain, revenge

Ongoing: 17 Sep 3 pages
10 0 0

Rating: 0

#56 in Contemporary fiction
#664 in Romance



Angela Lynn Carver

Millie Brown is a high school senior who had many suitors in her school, yet, she never went out on a date with anyone in the hopes of winning one boy's heart. Her best friend's older brother, Zack Myers. There was only one problem, Zack only sees her as a little sister! She almost started to give... more info

Story about: teenfiction, love is selfless giving and reveiving, first love

Ongoing: 18 Sep 92 pages
9426 187 33

Rating: 27

#124 in Romance
#33 in Contemporary Romance
#13 in Contemporary fiction
#10 in ChickLit

1.99 USD

My Stalking Donor

Angela Omozojie (Sky Angel)

"Wherever you go, whatever you say or do, just remember, Celestine, I know it all...because I'm always watching what's mine." We first met at a bar, then bumped into each other at my bakery. At first, I thought it was a mere coincidence...I just never knew he was my stalker, who he is determined ... more info

Story about: romance, stalker, possessive

Ongoing: 18 Sep 89 pages
16816 528 97

Rating: 107

#5 in Contemporary fiction
#55 in Romance
#36 in Billionaires


The Final Return


Jessica has some explaining to do. Not only has she lied to her best friend, but she is lying to the father of their daughter. But it's not her fault that she fell in love with Calvin the day they met. Jessica remembers that day like it was yesterday. Calvin's dark skin, sparkling smile, and bea... more info

Story about: lovers, love child, secrets revealed

Ongoing: 17 Sep 22 pages
388 47 3

Rating: 2

#471 in Romance
#112 in Contemporary Romance
#42 in Contemporary fiction

2.49 USD

Neon Dreams

Gegi Mei

This is Book #2 of Shiver, please read the first one before going into this book, it would help you to experience it better. Thank you. Charlene Ludlow had always wanted to leave the small town of Bluebridge to a big city. She finally had the courage to visit Goldstone for the summer of 1998. What w... more info

Story about: relationships, love, newadult

Complete 183 pages
12856 320 107

Rating: 103

#56 in Romance
#11 in Contemporary Romance
#6 in Contemporary fiction


Rising Dawn


My world stopped when my eyes landed on her, she was a spark so bright that could flame up your night. Innocent beauty with sassy attitude she was like a breath of fresh air in my toxic world. Soon, everything will change because I am gonna make her mine....... more info

Story about: urban romance, fatedlove, lovelikenoother

Ongoing: 30 Aug 2 pages
30 5 1

Rating: 1

#65 in Contemporary fiction
#15 in Urban life
#39 in ChickLit


Call it a fantasy

K Shrav

A girl's suspicious kidnap. She thinks her wishes come true and falls in love with the kidnapper but then comes the drastic suspense. The story is not what you think it is, so read it until you reach the dark. ​More drama, more romance... more info

Story about: romantic suspense, thrill, unexpected love

Ongoing: 28 Aug 35 pages
794 50 10

Rating: 9

#37 in Contemporary fiction
#4 in Urban life
#440 in Romance
#70 in Romantic suspense


Mark The Marks


Story that deals with the students living in metropolitan cities. The story revolves around four students Alex, Zack, John and Mason. There school life and the politics that goes around into the class and into the school. ... more info

Story about: school, student life, school life

Ongoing: 14 Sep 97 pages
5803 134 29

Rating: 7

#43 in Contemporary fiction
#6 in Urban life
#60 in Young adult
#24 in School


Just Arranged!

Shana G

Aaron x Ai A contract marriage and a fake marriage, which supposedly existed only in movies and dramas, high society people were really absurd, she thought when her best friends' married with conditions and now in front of her was a hot Italian billionaire proposing to her for marriage but she nev... more info

Story about: love, arranged marriage, humor

Ongoing: 02 Sep 5 pages
848 166 5

Rating: 13

#355 in Romance
#147 in Billionaires
#33 in Contemporary fiction


Pretty Little Fears

Onyinyechukwu CJ

Ugly, disguising, repulsing and plain were only a few 'compliments' Adana was accustomed to. Finally deciding she had had enough, she works hard to get the perfect revenge body she wanted and the table seemed to have flipped on her past enemies. The Richard twins. The perfect pair of polar opposit... more info

Story about: self discovery, new adult romance, self love

Ongoing: 25 Aug 2 pages
23 1 0

Rating: 0

#67 in Contemporary fiction
#99 in Young adult


The boy I met


Mweshi is about to finish highschool and has big dreams for her future, she took special care to ensure nothing ruins it... But the problem is, she is just like any other girl, any other human being... "Everyone needs love" even as she is maturing, she begins to feel things she doesn't understand. F... more info

Story about: living and learning

Ongoing: 23 Aug 5 pages
36 6 0

Rating: 1

#770 in Romance
#50 in Inspiration romance
#70 in Contemporary fiction
#42 in ChickLit


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: 12 Sep 99 pages
56411 203 13

Rating: 9

#208 in Contemporary fiction
#395 in Others
#110 in Humor


Bar Mon’tblank —the power of an opportunity—


Carlos is a mature man, arrogant, and very sure of himself. Sara, an immature young girl, brave ... but very troublesome. She is just a big inconvenience to him. He is too overbearing and controlling for her. What is the boundary between respect and tolerance? To what extent can two people ... more info

Story about: romance urban chicklit fiction, boss and assistant, love triangle and turbulent past

Complete 339 pages
8577 230 54

Rating: 29

#312 in Romance
#76 in Contemporary Romance
#28 in Contemporary fiction
#22 in ChickLit


Wedding For Sale

Sarah Noelle

Eve is a successful romance book author and forever singleton who doesn't believe that romance could exist in real life. But with her last novel flopping in the market, she felt like she put herself in a rut that she can't get herself out of. On the day that her publisher threatens to drop her as an... more info

Story about: wedding for sale, romance book author, bussinessman loves author

Ongoing: 22 Aug 11 pages
425 123 3

Rating: 6

#859 in Romance
#73 in Contemporary fiction
#45 in ChickLit




Edward Stephen is a very kind and caring husband who loves her wife more than anyone. Today he is returning home after 5 months to meet her lifeline Ana. He was excited like hell but while returning he spend some time in a shop to get some gifts for her and when he reach home he saw...... Ana is dea... more info

Story about: dark secrets

Ongoing: 25 Jul 5 pages
53 9 0

Rating: 0

#110 in Mystery
#77 in Contemporary fiction
#18 in Urban life


She's Only Human


When she first met him everything was a blur, but for him she was his savior. Him being the next alpha and she being only human with nothing in her name but a fiance to introduced. How can they overcome their attraction to each other if forces of nature is bringing them together? ... more info

Story about: alpha, forbidden, alpha wolf inlove with a human

Ongoing: 23 Jul 3 pages
382 164 3

Rating: 11

#27 in Contemporary fiction
#21 in ChickLit
#289 in Romance
#6 in Paranormal Romance


Heaven Out Of Hell

Emma Swan

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

Story about: love, romance, happy ending

Complete 355 pages
54804 2256 438

Rating: 243

#14 in Contemporary fiction
#11 in ChickLit
#129 in Romance
#34 in Contemporary Romance


Im Not Her


"no, I'm sorry that I make your life horrible I'm sorry for making you go back to her I'm sorry I cant do anything wright are you going to realize that we cant be together? you love her and not me I'm sorry i-i-i just can't be her I'm so sorry" I run away crying I just cant do this anymore... lyric... more info

Story about: selflove, broken love, young love

Complete 38 pages
4030 193 9

Rating: 13

#10 in Contemporary fiction
#8 in ChickLit
#107 in Romance
#26 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.

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