Read Free Contemporary Romance Novels

The dramas and challenges of life are woven through the basic romantic themes in a contemporary romance novel. The hero and heroine attempt to build and sustain their romantic relationship, while they live and love in a contemporary setting.

Set in a post World War timeframe, the contemporary romance novel is not limited to just a single theme. Instead it usually encompasses many facets of other types of romance novels including humor, drama and suspense. The scene may be set in the jet set world of Monte Carlo or in a cubical in a downtown office building. Either way the romance is current. Be ready for a page-turner. Contemporary romance novels are just one of the many types of free online romance novels on PublicBookshelf.

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  1. Missing Heiress
    Missing Heiress
    by Marti Talbott

    Rating: 3.8/5 (517 votes cast)

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    A Jackie Harlan Mystery. Handsome and single attorney, Austin Steel, needed to find the heir to a fortune totaling over 1.6 billion dollars, but which one was she - a maid, an office worker, or the young woman tragically killed in a car accident?

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense

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  2. Do Or Die
    Do Or Die
    by E.R. Baine

    Rating: 3.1/5 (239 votes cast)

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    Nothing to lose, everything to gain… Multi-Billionaire Russian tycoon Viktor Mackmillian and his family are enjoying a peaceful vacation in Trinidad. But when his wife is kidnapped he becomes a man on a deadly mission and turns to a werewolf pack for help. [Publisher's Note: Includes sexual content]

    Categories: Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  3. Nichoatra, The Love He Could Not Keep
    Nichoatra, The Love He Could Not Keep
    by Mackeline Wilson

    Rating: 2.9/5 (141 votes cast)

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    When a middle age woman meets a married man, she has no idea what’s in store for her. His obsession turns deadly when she finally decide to end their affair. [Publisher's Note: Includes sexual content]

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  4. Puppy love snag
    Puppy love snag

    by MarySoni

    Puppy love snag
    by MarySoni

    Rating: 2.0/5 (6 votes cast)

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    "Puppy love snag" is all about an old love trying to find its way back to the life of Daniella who is married to Tony.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Inspirational Romance

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  5. Blind to Joy.
    Blind to Joy.

    by Mumbi

    Blind to Joy.
    by Mumbi

    Rating: 2.5/5 (4 votes cast)

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    Love doesn't just find us. It fights us,it breaks us,it hurts us. But if it is the right love, all that doesn't really matter, what does is that we fight back for we have a reason to hold on.

    Categories: Contemporary Romance

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  6. Long Way Home
    Long Way Home
    by Neve Cottrell

    Rating: 3.7/5 (832 votes cast)

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    A second chance at love... Tyler Barnes can't believe his eyes when Alexis MacAdams walks back into his life. His high school crush left Mangrove Island seventeen years ago and never looked back. He's held on to the memory of her, even though she never gave him a second glance. Now Alexis is back.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  7. Lifie
    Lifie

    by Ziya

    Lifie
    by Ziya

    Rating: 3.3/5 (14 votes cast)

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    The girl love a guy at small age but she don't knew the that it's wrong as she grew up it goes on and on .She understood what is wrong and right . It all started,when she went with her mother to neighbours house .The girl was sitting with her mother ,a boy came and said to the girl " let's go "

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  8. New York: Allie's War, Early Years
    New York: Allie's War, Early Years
    by JC Andrijeski

    Rating: 3.3/5 (72 votes cast)

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    Allie calls it her New York jinx. Already she's had to deal with her boyfriend's band groupies, a stalker leaving cryptic notes, watching a seer get tasered. She also keeps running into this weird cop who's got some issue with her. But when she's targeted by a new religious cult, things turn deadly.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  9. The White Widow from Michigan
    The White Widow from Michigan

    by Stephanie Ann Annis

    The White Widow from Michigan
    by Stephanie Ann Annis

    Rating: 2.7/5 (136 votes cast)

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    Strong daughter of a high ranking mobster, she wants to be part of the mob and plans her moves well. There is mystery, going on the run, hiding out, violence and romance. A surprise ending explains the title of the book.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  10. Executive Sweet (A Sample)
    Executive Sweet (A Sample)
    by Sage Ardman

    Rating: 3.4/5 (242 votes cast)

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    An erotic con game, played by the handsome CEO and the beautiful young MBA, targeting unsavory businessmen during high-finance deals.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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