Skye Warren

Biography

Skye Warren is the New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author of dark contemporary romance. Her books are raw, sexual and perversely tender. For those new to her work, consider the USA Today bestselling Chicago Underground series, starting with Rough.

"Dark, disturbing, haunting, and beautiful, Skye Warren will take you into the depths of depravity but bring you home, safe in the end." - Kitty Thomas, author of Comfort Food

"Skye Warren is a true mistress of dark and twisted love stories." - The Forbidden Bookshelf

"Be prepared to fall in love with one very scary monster." - Romantic Book Affairs

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Books

The Queen
Series: Masterpiece Duet, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,730. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Damon Scott is my own personal dragon, the fight I’ve always lost, the secret hope of my heart. And he needs my help right now. Only my mind can solve the puzzle. Only my presence can keep him sane as the city fights against him. Only my heart can unlock a man with such a tragic past. This is my final gamble, with everything at stake. One last game to win a future for both of us.
The King
Series: Masterpiece Duet, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The highest stakes… A trailer park princess. The son of a criminal king. We don’t belong together, but I’m caught in a twisted game. His eyes meet mine with dark promise. And when he puts down his cards, I know I’m going to lose more than my body. I’m going to lose everything.
The Prince
Price: Free! Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Penny doesn't dream about a prince coming to save her from the trailer park. She knows better than that. And the boy she finds hiding in the woods out back is too wild and dangerous to trust. But he may be her only chance at survival. From New York Times bestselling author Skye Warren comes an emotional new spin-off series. THE PRINCE is a 13,000-word prologue to the new Masterpiece duet.
The Castle
Series: Endgame. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Safe in the ivory tower… Gabriel Miller swears he’ll keep me safe. Enemies lurk outside, waiting to strike. An army held back by these walls. Except some animal instinct warns me the danger is much closer. It’s already here. Is Gabriel my protector or my enemy? Is this house a castle or a cage?
The Knight
Series: Endgame. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,580. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
Gabriel Miller took everything from me. My family. My innocence. My home. The only thing I have left is the determination to get back what’s mine. He thinks he’s beaten me. He thinks he’s won. What he doesn’t realize is that every pawn has the chance to become a queen. And the game has only just begun.
Anti Hero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
“Thrilling, suspenseful, sexy as hell. Skye Warren can simply do no wrong.” – Book Bellas Nate Gaines knows he’s no hero. After losing his team in a fiery betrayal, he left the army. Now he works for cold hard cash. And the girl he loves? She’s better off without him. Until her story makes her a target.
The Pawn
Series: Endgame. Price: Free! Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The price of survival… Gabriel Miller swept into my life like a storm. He tore down my father with cold retribution, leaving him penniless in a hospital bed. I quit my private all-girl’s college to take care of the only family I have left. There’s one way to save our house, one thing I have left of value. My virginity.
To the Ends of the Earth
Series: Stripped. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
A story about the lengths we go for love... Another rundown apartment. Another job that pays cash. Every new city it becomes harder to hide but I can't stop running. There are two men after me... One wants to save my soul. The other wants to claim my body.
Underground: The Boxed Set
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 295,370. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
“Possessive. Protective. Territorial. Philip Murphy is exactly what I want in an alpha-male!” – Lynda Chance, New York Times bestselling author Over eight hundred pages of seduction and dangerous desire… Ally dreams of safety more than anything. There’s no room in her life for a man, even one as roughly handsome as Colin Murphy. He should be gone after one night, but he breaks every rule.
Dark Love: A Dark Romance Boxed Set
Series: Stripped Bundle. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Contains PRETTY WHEN YOU CRY and CAUGHT FOR CHRISTMAS – two standalone books in the USA Today bestselling Stripped series! “Dark, perverse, and unbearably erotic, Pretty When You Cry is Skye Warren at her gritty best.” ~ Anna Zaires, USA Today bestselling author of Twist Me
Hold You Against Me: A Stripped Standalone
Series: Stripped. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,270. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Once upon a time the daughter of a mafia king fell in love with a foot soldier. This fairy tale didn’t have a happy ending. My sister and I barely managed to escape alive, and we’ve lived in relative hiding ever since. I’m safe now, but I can never forget the boy who gave his life to save mine. Except there’s a chance that he’s still alive. And he’s fighting a war.
Heartbreak
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"It's a tale of survival, sacrifice and love between two teenagers with an uncertain future." - The Book Sirens Some wounds never heal… She's stuck in another foster home. He's the new boy with a bad reputation. Falling in love in the wrong place and the wrong time never felt so good.
Deep
Series: Underground, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
"Possessive. Protective. Territorial. Philip Murphy is exactly what I want in an alpha-male!" - Lynda Chance, New York Times bestselling author Dark. Powerful. Dangerous. Philip Murphy has all of Chicago under his thumb. Except her. Ella met him in a perfect storm of violence and lust. He saved her and then disappeared from her life.
Caught for Christmas
Series: Stripped. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
From NYT bestselling author Skye Warren comes a new holiday STANDALONE! Fair warning: Contains a sexy, honorable man who is ruthless when it comes to catching the woman he wants. The plan is simple. Break into the club and steal the money I need to save my father. The ex-military bouncer isn’t going to stop me...
Dangerous Love: A Mafia Romance Boxed Set
Series: Stripped Bundle. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Contains TOUGH LOVE and LOVE THE WAY YOU LIE - the first two books in the bestselling Stripped series! Meet two sisters and the dangerous men they fall in love with… “I’ve always been a fan of Skye Warren ever since I read Wanderlust. Her writing is flawless and tales captivating. Love The Way You Lie is no exception. 5 Stars.” – Pepper Winters, New York Times bestselling author
Filthy Love: A Revenge Romance Boxed Set
Series: Stripped Bundle. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Contains BETTER WHEN IT HURTS and EVEN BETTER - the complete story of Blue and Lola! Fair warning: Blue is a sexy bastard and a dirty talker. “Better When it Hurts is an intense and heartbreakingly beautiful story. I couldn’t read fast enough to see what would happen next with Blue and Lola. A definite 5 star read for sure!” ~ Jenika Snow, USA Today bestselling author
Pretty When You Cry
Series: Stripped, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
“Dark, perverse, and unbearably erotic...” ~ Anna Zaires, bestselling author of Twist Me I came from a place of dirt floors and holy scriptures. They told me the world outside was full of sin, and the first night I escape, I find out it’s true. Ivan saves me, but he does more than that. He takes me. He makes me his own girl
Even Better: A Novella
Series: Stripped, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A story about how coming together can break us apart… An old military friend of Blue’s comes to stay with us, and suddenly I have two muscled men surrounding me. Before I can take a breath, we’re diving into something dirty together—something dangerous. Dangerous because three is a crowd. This is Blue’s best friend, and one of us will have to leave.
Sweet
Series: Underground, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Rose needs to break free from her family’s control. She’s spent her life under glass, watching her brother’s best friend Drew in his custom tailored suits. Now she knows the only man who can satisfy her grown-up desires. One night between them changes everything.
Wild Dirty Secret
Series: Underground, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,840. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Shelly is determined to escape her wild past, even if that means starting over. No one can stand in her way, not even the man with knowing green eyes and a seductive smile. Luke is part of the life she wants to leave behind. He’s a cop, which means he knows about her dirty ties to the criminal underground. And he wants her help to bring them down.
Rough Hard Fierce
Series: Underground, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,990. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
From New York Times bestselling author Skye Warren comes an unforgettable story… Ally dreams of safety more than anything. There’s no room in her life for a man, even one as roughly handsome as Colin Murphy. He should be gone after one night, but he breaks every rule. He defies every cold expectation. He’s heartbreakingly tender even though he looks so hard.
Better When It Hurts: A Stripped Standalone
Series: Stripped, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Five years ago we lived in the same house. He was the ultimate bad boy. And my foster brother. Now he’s back. Tougher, harder, meaner. All of it aimed at me, because I was the one who sent him away. It’s payback time. He wants his pound of flesh, and I am helpless to say no. BETTER WHEN IT HURTS is a full-length erotic romance novel that does stand alone.
Love the Way You Lie
Series: Stripped, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
I'll do anything to stay hidden, even if that means working at the scariest club in town. Then he shows up, mysterious and yet strangely familiar. And so damn sexy. He's the only man who wants to help, but he has secrets of his own. He has questions I can't answer. I’m running from my past, but his might catch me first.
Tough Love: A Dark Mafia Romance Novella
Series: Stripped, prequel. Price: Free! Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A story about the sacrifices we make for love... He's the son of a mafia foot soldier. My father is the boss. I shouldn't even know Giovanni. And I definitely shouldn't kiss him. Our relationship is doomed to fail, but that won't stop me from trying.
His for Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic
I stand very still, holding a pen I shouldn’t be touching, in the office of a man I’ve never met. The man who’s standing behind me now. The man who has his hand on my hip. He’s my new boss. I could fight him, but then he might ask questions. If he finds out about my lie, I’ll be out on the streets—or back in jail.
Prisoner (Criminals & Captives #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
He's pure menace and rippling muscles in shackles. He’s dangerous. He’s wild. He’s the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen. At night, I can’t stop thinking about him, there in his cell. But that’s the thing about an animal in a cage—you never know when he’ll bite. He might use you to escape. He might make you come so hard, you can’t think. And you might crave him more than your next breath.
Take the Heat: A Criminal Romance Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,000. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The ultimate bad boys, criminals capture our attention and awaken our darkest desires. Celebrate the illicit in this romantic suspense anthology, where handcuffs are used for more than play. These stories are shocking, sexy, and thought-provoking. Ride the edge of desire and see if you can TAKE THE HEAT…
On the Way Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » New adult
"Thrilling, suspenseful, sexy as hell. Skye Warren can simply do no wrong." – Book Bellas It’s supposed to be a simple trade—the passenger in seat 34B for my sister. But the sexy soldier is more than I can handle in all the best ways. He trusts me, but I can’t save him. No one can. Sometimes trouble has a way of following you home.
Beauty and the Beast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Erin cleans Mr. Morris's house twice a week, soaking up every moment with the reclusive ex-soldier she secretly loves. Blake Morris knows he's scarred both inside and out and is no good for the beautiful young woman who cleans his house to pay for college. But when Erin walks in on Blake touching himself and moaning her name, all bets are off.
Wanderlust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can love come from pain? Evie always dreamed of seeing the world, but her first night at a motel turns into a nightmare. Hunter is a rugged trucker willing to do anything to keep her—including kidnapping. As they cross the country in his rig, Evie plots her escape, but she may find what she's been looking for right beside her.
Leashed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sebastian is determined to save his sickly father from a painful death in a Northern mining camp. But first he’ll have to survive a night of unspeakable torture and escape from this Ke’lan stronghold. Although it looks doubtful that either of those things will happen, as he hangs in chains—beaten but not broken.
Hear Me: A Dark Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,150. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
"Beautifully written, and just so much to experience..." - Maryse's Book Blog She wakes up in a spare room. The only thing she remembers is her training. Not her name or where she came from. A man appears, bringing water and bread. He claims he doesn't want to hurt her, but she finds herself hoping he will. He claims he can't love her, but she thinks she doesn't deserve love. A dark romance.
Below The Belt: A Fighter Erotic Romance Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Martial arts champion Abe Montgomery is dead-set on winning gold at Nationals. Paris Rivera has sworn off men and martial arts. When these two meet, the chemistry is explosive… Abe may dominate on the mats, but he’s fallen hard for Paris. The fight of his life looms ahead, not only for his dreams but for the sexy woman he soon can’t live without.
Sweetest Mistress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,910. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a weak moment of honesty, Wyle divulges his deepest desires. He doesn’t want to possess Melissa, he wants to worship her. Together they explore with a hot spanking, scorching phone sex call, and a humiliating anal play session, but the true test of his limits comes in a form neither of them expect.

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