Contemporary literature is literature with its setting generally after World War II.

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Teach Me to Forget
Bad Boy
Completely Yours (Opposites Attract, #1)
Absolute Trust (True Heroes, #3)
Wrong Brother, Right Match (Anyone But You #3)
Forever, Again
Throwing My Life Away
More Than Friends (Kendrick Place, #1)
Art of Us
The CEO's Seduction (Hamilton Family, #1)
The Fixer (Games People Play #1)
Of Stillness and Storm
A Bravo for Christmas (The Bravos of Justice Creek)


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  • The Girl on the Train
    Small Great Things
    Truly Madly Guilty
    Everything We Keep
    Big Little Lies
    The Night Bird (Frost Easton, #1)
    The Fault in Our Stars
    The Nest
    The Chemist
    My Name Is Lucy Barton
    Before the Fall
    Eleanor & Park
    The Husband's Secret
    When I'm Gone
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    The Fault in Our Stars
    Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
    Eleanor & Park
    Looking for Alaska
    The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
    If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
    We Were Liars
    Thirteen Reasons Why
    Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
    To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
    Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    Gone Girl
    My Life Next Door

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