Suggestions for fiction-- good, bad, or indifferent-- about start-ups?
My impression is that romances are frequently about women who own small businesses, but usually don't cover the start-up phase. I don't read a lot of romances, though, so I could have missed start-up stories.
I've also got something in the back of mind mind that there are some start-up stories in urban fantasy/paranormal romance about people figuring out how to make a living from their magical powers, but nothing specific is coming to mind.
Some start-up stories:
Heinlein's _The Rolling Stones_
Bujold's _A Civil Campaign_ is (among other things) a start-up story, and
> The social network.
> Moby dick **I'm not sure why this was included**
> Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind
> Tono bungay
> Jurassic park
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