Contemporary

Literature that largely takes place in the present time.

Opposite of Always
Internment
Girls with Sharp Sticks (Girls with Sharp Sticks, #1)
Field Notes on Love
Heroine
The Other Americans
If You're Out There
The Truth About Keeping Secrets
The DNA of You and Me
Spring
The Weight of the Stars
You Asked for Perfect
Dig
Small Town Hearts
A Good Kind of Trouble
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  • Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
    Cold Waters (Normal, Alabama #1)
    I'm Fine and Neither Are You
    Where the Forest Meets the Stars
    Normal People
    A Curve in the Road
    Eleanor & Grey
    Nine Perfect Strangers
    Bring Him Home
    My Sister, the Serial Killer
    The Perfect Dress
    Time (Laws of Physics, #3; Hypothesis, #2.3)
    A Lily in the Light
    Broken Wings (Dark Legacy, #1)
    The Stillwater Girls
    The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. SmithMy Life Next Door by Huntley FitzpatrickEasy by Tammara WebberPushing the Limits by Katie McGarry
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    A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. MaasMermen by Mimi Jean PamfiloffRed Queen by Victoria AveyardAn Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa TahirSix of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
    New Series (2015)
    435 books — 1,284 voters
    Me Before You by Jojo MoyesThe Girl on the Train by Paula HawkinsWinter by Marissa MeyerCinder by Marissa MeyerHarry Potter and the Cursed Child by John Tiffany
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    To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
    Paper Towns
    Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1)
    The Hate U Give
    Thirteen Reasons Why
    If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
    Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
    We Were Liars
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