Category Archives: Romance Novels

Glorious Day: my F/F sci-fi princess-bodyguard romance

   August 3, 2020    Comments Off on Glorious Day: my F/F sci-fi princess-bodyguard romance

I won’t be turning this book blog into a deluge of self-promo, but I did want to let y’all know that my first published romance, Glorious Day, can now be purchased. See the details, including buy links and detailed content warnings, on my author website, Skye Writes Romance.

20+ Romance Novels About Artists, Musicians, and Other Creative Types

   March 24, 2020    Comments Off on 20+ Romance Novels About Artists, Musicians, and Other Creative Types

— Hello, I’ve merged 2 posts into one and done a little freshening up. Happy reading! — I got kicked out of art school myself, but I love a good romance novel about creative people falling in love while making awesome art. So here’s a list of my fave romance novels about various kinds of creators: artists, dancers, actors, musicians,… Read more »

20+ Romance Novels for Fans of the Paranormal

   March 17, 2020    Comments Off on 20+ Romance Novels for Fans of the Paranormal

— HELLO AGAIN! This post is being updated in March 2020 with even MORE books. Happy reading! — Do you like your romance mixed with monsters or magic? This is the list for you. Witches, ghosts, vampires, fae, and even a cat that controls minds (really!) If any of this is your jam, read on, because I enjoyed all of… Read more »

20+ Geeky & Nerdy Romance Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories

   December 18, 2019    Comments Off on 20+ Geeky & Nerdy Romance Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories

Yep, it’s a post full of romance novels about the geeky and nerdy among us. Video games, programming, hacking, collectible card games, epidemiology, climate change science, neurosurgery, archaeology, the college newspaper, comics, fandom, Victorian fashion, theater… it’s all here. “Geek” pretty much describes everyone who lives in my house, so this roundup is close to my heart. I hope you… Read more »

15 Queer Science Fiction Romances That Made My Geeky Heart Happy

   July 21, 2019    Comments Off on 15 Queer Science Fiction Romances That Made My Geeky Heart Happy

I grew up on reruns of Star Trek, and my resulting love for the genre has never let go. So crossing sci-fi with romance? Perfect for me. Here’s a list of my fave science fiction romance novels, novellas, and short stories. Superheroes, robots, machine-human hybrids, alien linguistics, immersive virtual reality, secret agents planning an interstellar heist, you can find all… Read more »

10+ Romance Novels About Dark Places and Tough Topics

   June 15, 2019    Comments Off on 10+ Romance Novels About Dark Places and Tough Topics

Romance is an amazing genre. You can find everything from the fluffiest, cutest, most adorable stories with zero angst to the opposite. The books here are some of my favorite that deal with dark places, tough topics, and bad situations – all with an HEA (happily ever after) or HFN (happy for now). Not all of them are drenched in… Read more »

10 Foodie Romances That Even Non-Cooks (Like Me) Can Fall For

   May 10, 2019    Comments Off on 10 Foodie Romances That Even Non-Cooks (Like Me) Can Fall For

Do I like to cook? No. Do I like to read a good romance with foodie characters? Apparently so! Here’s a roundup of my faves so far. These folks could cook for me anytime. If you have any F/F books to recommend, let me know! This is the first romance post I’ve published without any F/F and I’m so sad!… Read more »

12+ Romance Novels With Cranky Characters Who Need Love Too

   April 4, 2019    Comments Off on 12+ Romance Novels With Cranky Characters Who Need Love Too

I adore a good cranky character in a romance novel, especially if they stay on the cranky side even after falling in love. These books have some of my favorite misanthropes, anti-social pessimists, and suspicious cynics who would NEVER have let this annoying person into their lives if they knew what would happen. Hope you find something that looks good… Read more »

15+ Contemporary Romance Novels and Novellas I Adore

   February 25, 2019    Comments Off on 15+ Contemporary Romance Novels and Novellas I Adore

— This January 2018 post is being republished with many new picks, while I re-organize my romance recs. Please forgive any construction dust! — I never expected to become a romance reader, but I should have! After all, I have a passionate love for the X-Men, which is basically a soap opera. (With people shooting lasers out of their eyes.)… Read more »

10+ More Historical Romances That I Got Lost In

   October 29, 2018    Comments Off on 10+ More Historical Romances That I Got Lost In

I feel like I JUST DID a roundup of lovely historical romances… but that was back in May. And I’ve read more since then! So here are with ten more romance novels and novellas about the past, to enjoy now and in the future. I hope you find something good for your reading list! Before we jump in: Amazon links… Read more »