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Riding on Instinct (Wild Riders #3)

4.18  ·  Rating Details ·  3,724 Ratings  ·  136 Reviews
"Hot, sexy, romantic suspense at its best"(New York Times bestselling author Lora Leigh) from the national bestselling author of Riding Temptation.

Department of Justice agent Shadoe Grayson is out to prove she's no rookie, and eagerly accepts her first undercover assignment at a strip club in New Orleans. Working with the Wild Riders, a government agency of bad boy bikers
Trade Paperback, 296 pages
Published April 7th 2009 by Berkley HEAT (first published March 3rd 2009)
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Jun 08, 2008 Auntee rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Fans of the series; Fans of erotic romantic suspense
"Riding on Instinct" is a hot, quick, easy to follow read, and sometimes you need to read a little brain candy--it's good for what ails you. There isn't an overabundance of characters to keep track of, the plot is pretty simple and straight forward--nothing to really tax the mind--and the H/H were one lusty but likable couple. The combination of bikers, strippers, federal agents, and drug smuggling bad guys made for one enjoyable, fast paced, sexy read!

Department of Justice rookie agent Shadoe G
5 stars – Romantic Suspense/Erotica

"Riding on Instinct" is the third book in Jaci Burton's fun, sexy Wild Riders series about a covert government agency led by an ex-military general and made up of ex-thieves/bikers turned good guys/gals who take on undercover assignments and bend the laws to nab the bad guys that other government agencies are inept at catching. There’s a terrific mix of action, suspense, humor, and scorching hot romance, and it’s an easy, fast paced, exciting read.

The Wild Rid
Sep 12, 2013 Emma rated it it was amazing
4.5 stars!

That was hot and sexy!! And bit of suspense in there too. Really enjoyed this.
Apr 01, 2011 Quinn rated it really liked it
After a somewhat shaky start, I’m really quite enjoying Jaci Burton’s Wild Riders series, now that I know what to expect. This series is actually a lot of fun if you go into it expecting a sexy romp and are happy just to go along for the ride and not spend time analysing the over-the-top suspense plot.

Riding on Instinct sees a return to the steam taking centre stage, although the suspense plot (implausible though it may be) is still well done. Shadoe (hate the name) Grayson is a Department of Ju
Miss Kim
Jan 12, 2009 Miss Kim rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: People who want to get in the mood
Recommended to Miss Kim by: Continuation of a series
Shelves: 2009
This one was pretty much a mirror of the second one in this series, Riding Temptation. Instead of undercover in a biker gang, they are undercover in a strip club.
Kiri Fiona
My favourite in the Wild Riders series, by far

What I loved:
- JB seemed to grow throughout this series - by this book (#3) I think she's well and truly found her feet. Jessie & Diaz's story was good, but this one is strong in ways I haven't seen in the earlier books.
- Shadoe is a strong, confident, feisty woman with a squishy heart and a solid backbone. I was so excited to see these two get their HEA, and JB did not disappoint.
- The plot was exciting - even if I hadn't been reading this for the romance
Sharon (Simi) Ehcstasy
Jan 19, 2011 Sharon (Simi) Ehcstasy rated it it was amazing
This series just keeps getting better with each book. Please dont tell me it will be over soon!!

Spence was somebody who captured you from reading about the Wild Riders from the start. He is an alpha male through and through. Take charge, gorgeous, sexual and oh so out of reach.

I loved the intense, sexual chemistry that Spence and Shadoe shared and we not afraid to take on. These two really lit up the pages of the book with their raw, unbridled sexuality and needs. Spence is not used to relations
Aug 03, 2016 Melann rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Très basic. Le scénario est très simpliste. Beaucoup de sexe pour combler. Mais ça se lit !
This is the thrid book by Jaci Burton that I've read and I liked the other ones much better. For some reason this one had horrible dialog, maybe I just don't quite remember the other ones as well. I just about put this one down right from the begining because of the dialog but I really wanted to read a biker love story so I stuck with it. Here's an example of the part that almost did the book in for me,The H/h are supose to be partners and when meating for the first time they hate eachother on s ...more
Shadoe is an agent of the DOJ. She is a driven young women out to prove that she can do anything a man can do, and maybe even do it better. Since she was born she has constantly been fighting the stigma of being a girl, her father always wanted a boy and drilled it into her that she was less because she was female. She has just received her first assignment and she happens to be partnered with a member of the Wilder Riders.

Spence takes one look at Shadoe and knows that she doesn't have what it t
Mar 30, 2009 Cheryl rated it really liked it
Department of Justice agent Shadoe Grayson has just signed on to help the Wild Riders. The Wild Riders are a group of bikers that work for the US government. Their latest case is to identify a DEA rogue agent, who is helping the Colombians bring in illegal drugs. The only clue the Wild Riders have is that the drugs are being transported through a strip club in New Orleans. Agent Shadoe plans to go undercover as a head lining stripper but first she has to convince bad boy and one of the Wild Ride ...more
✧✦♔ⱮČ♕✦✧ (Michelle)
Riding on Instinct
Spencer Spence King and Shadoe Grayson
5/5 Stars

Riding on Instinct is the third book of Wild Riders series by Jaci Burton. Finally, a book from this series that I absolutely like. It has everything I am looking for, straight forward storyline, likeable hero and heroine, hot scenes, and suspenseful plot. Shadoe's first real assignment as an undercover agent is to work with the Wild Riders, they will help her be an undercover stripper at a nightclub to be able to expose a corrup
3.25stars actually

I do love this series but for me this was the weakest entry. There was plenty of sex and not much of the action/adventure or drama that this series does so well. This installment gives Spence his moment in the spotlight as he plays bodyguard to agent Shadoe Grayson in her undercover role as they attempt to stop the influx of drugs.

The mechanics for the most part were fine, and the characters, pacing and overall arc – for me it was the particular storyline that felt weak. It wa
May 15, 2013 Edylin rated it really liked it
This is my Spence

This is Shadoe

Dec 24, 2010 Kerry rated it it was amazing
This is the 3rd book in the series and I think that it is my favorite so far. Ms. Burton took the sex scenes up a notch from the previous 2 books (and they were already pretty hot). Spence and Shadoe, however, are smokin' hot in bed...and on the balcony...and in the outdoors...and in the tub...and on the kitchen counter...etc.

The story of Shadoe going undercover as a stripper also made for some pretty hot scenes. And I loved AJ and Pax, the other two Wild Riders who were assigned to the case. I
Jun 02, 2013 Kameron rated it really liked it
Just like the first two books in the series, there was plenty of heat between the two main stars. I found it easy to fall in love with the characters because Jaci kept me engaged in their budding relationship.

The only reason why I gave it four stars was I figured out the ending early on. Maybe you will too and maybe not. However, even though the "mystery players" weren't a mystery to me, I thoroughly liked watching them get caught. I'm sure you will as well.
Apr 21, 2009 Cindy rated it it was amazing
Like bad boy biker heroes? Have I got a book for you... This is the third in the Wild Riders series and it has a tight plot, great action, steamy sex scenes and characters with enough depth to make you care. I will definitely be searching out the two previous books. Great read.

The Wild Riders Series

Riding Wild
Riding Temptation
Riding on Instinct
May 23, 2015 Laura rated it it was amazing
My favorite of the series. An undercover stripper and her body guard,Fun!
Aug 06, 2014 Vani rated it really liked it
No esperaba mucho la verdad, pero me gustó mucho y voy a leer más de la autora ^^
Jun 12, 2016 NyxShadow rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: numérique
Une intrigue qui avait du potentiel mais noyée sous les scènes de cul ou de blabla moelleux
Mar 17, 2017 Pili rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ebooks
Note de 4/5
Kathy Davie
Nov 09, 2011 Kathy Davie rated it really liked it
Third in the Wild Riders erotic romance series revolving around a secret government agency, the Wild Riders, employing bad boys to do undercover work the government wants to be able to disavow. The couple focus in this story is on Spencer King and Shadoe Grayson.

My Take
Oh, how convenient that Burton/Grange believes it would help their role playing if Spence and Shadoe were a couple! It certainly is fun for us that they are, even as each struggles with their own childhood issues—Shadoe and her ne
Being this is book three in a series there is a lot of back story about the "Wild Riders" that I am not privy to since missed reading prior books, that being said it really did not matter as the story featuring Spence King and Shadoe Grayson stood on its on merits to me.

I have been a fan of Jaci Burton for a long time, each tale that she pens has an edge that appeals to me even when at times it is beyond my comfort zone. Truth be told the world of strip clubs and those who patronize them as well
Francesca the Fierce (Under the Covers Book Blog)
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Spence is hot. And when he has to go work with special agent Shadoe, then things get hotter. Of course both of them are reluctant to act on that attraction because they are on a case and they should keep their focus on the job, but the sparks are hard to put out.

So why do I think this book has just about every checkmark on my list of sexiness must-reads? Bad boy biker, check. Part of a badass government organization, check. Sexy and badass chick, check.
Jun 24, 2016 3moopydelfy rated it really liked it
Jaci Burton est dans les auteurs qui font mouche quasiment à tous les coups chez moi. J'étais assez fan de sa saga les Idoles du Stade. Sans être ma série préférée concernant les bikers Wild Riders possède son charme. Etrangement, quelque part, j'accroche de plus en plus au fil des aventures aux héros. L'instinct sauvage est chaud, très érotique, peut-être trop car le suspense se relègue au second plan. Mais le style fait du bien. Le récit se lit rapidement offrant un très bon moment de lecture. ...more
Feb 15, 2012 Lyndi rated it liked it
I'm technically going with 2.5 stars here. While I thought it was okay, it had potential to be a lot better.

My main complaint is that not a whole lot happened. It was a lot of sex. And some motorcycle riding. And then boom, it's over.

My minor complaint, which technically annoyed me more than the lack of drama, was the dialogue between the two main characters and the stilted descriptions we get of sex scenes. Not all the time, but there were a few that stuck out to me. Like, the romantic seductio
Sep 11, 2012 Kimberly rated it it was amazing
Okay, before I say anything else, AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH!!!!! I THINK I JUST DIED!! Ooookay, I finally got the chance to let that out. This is just my second Jaci Burton book (Playing To Win was my first) , but I'm commenting on this one first because I don't know, I just had the urge to.

I loved how Shadoe and Spencer complemented each other, how their chemistry just jumped right off the book, for me at least. They always say reading lets your imagination roll (An
Jul 26, 2014 Christine rated it it was ok
I don't think these books were meant to be read one after another, which is what I did. It's not that the books aren't good, it's just that I feel like I'm reading the same thing over and over again. The characters are the same, just with different names. The situations are the same, just in a different setting. I described the last book as bland, and that was the same thought I had finishing this book. I now know why: I'm reading the exact same book! Even the sex scenes were exactly the same. T ...more
I think this is the 3rd Jaci Burton book I've read and it was the best one of the three imo. There was sizzling erotic tension and the erotic scenes were hot. The heroine was smart and did her job well, and the hero acted alpha but not over the top. Most of the settings were in strip clubs, where the heroine was going undercover to nab a corrupt DEA agent who is apparently dealing drugs on the side. She needed a cover and a bodyguard, and the hero is part of the Wild Riders MC club. Their attrac ...more
Sep 10, 2010 Danielle rated it it was amazing
Jaci Burton can bring the heat!!

Department of Justice agent Shadoe Grayson has just signed on to help the Wild Riders. The latest case is to identify a DEA rogue agent, who is helping the Colombians bring in illegal drugs. Agent Shadoe plans to go undercover as a head lining stripper but first she has to convince Spencer King that she is not the uptight woman he thinks she is. Agent Grayson not only convinces Spence that she is more than qualified for the job but leaves him wanting her body.

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Jaci Burton is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling, award-winning author of over 70 books. She lives in Oklahoma and when she isn’t on deadline (which is often), she can usually be found wrestling with her uncooperative garden, wrangling her dogs, watching an unhealthy amount of television, or completely losing track of time reading a great book. She’s a total romantic and longs for the hap ...more
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