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Call Me Wild (Wild Thing #2)

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Robin Kaye's characters are fun and her writing is light and steamy in just the right spots.--The Good, the Bad and the Unread She doesn't know a single thing about relationships... Unemployed sportswriter Jessie James plans to make a killing writing a bestselling romance novel. She's never read one, but really, how hard can it be? Moving cross-country to a borrowed house ...more
Mass Market Paperback, 346 pages
Published August 7th 2012 by Sourcebooks Casablanca (first published August 1st 2012)
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Saly
What a fun book and the hero Fisher was a total package, he could cook, clean, is a doctor and caring as hell and falls like a ton of bricks for Jessie.

Jessica is a sports reporter for the Times, having the time of her life, she has a job she loves and just bought a place when she gets the pink slip and on a dare from her best friend Andrew goes to Boise and starts writing a book. She thinks writing a romance novel will be a breeze which is kind of hilarious, she doesn't believe in romantic lov
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Slick's review posted on Guilty Pleasures

I’m going to start this review by being blunt, if you are a Robin Kaye fan and you are up to date with her books, read this review and then RUN to your favorite online bookseller and download this one immediately. If you are not up to date, get up to date…then repeat the steps above. If you have not read Robin Kaye, what are you waiting for? Go immediately to your online bookseller and download everything she’s written. Start with Romeo, Romeo and progres
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Mandy
Okay, seriously the best book that I've read all year. Also the best book that Robin Kaye has written to date, and I've been a fan of hers since the start. This will be the one book of 2012 that I will be pressuring everyone to read. I literally could not put this book down. The only times that I did put it down was to work for a few hours and to see Magic Mike. (Putting this book down only to watch nekkid men on the big screen is acceptable, right?)I also love how there is a little bit of a cli ...more
Rose
Review to come shortly. I think my enjoyment of this novel might've been shortchanged by the fact I'm reading it as a standalone versus not reading the first in this series. Still, it's very possible that this could be read as a single story and enjoyed for that. For me, I'll admit I liked parts of this romance, while others left me struggling through it a little more than I would've liked. I'll probably put it at 3 stars in my final rating, but need to meditate on my thoughts about it a little ...more
Mariann {at} Belle's Book Bag
Mar 11, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: my-favorites
Robyn Kaye first captured my attention with Romeo,Romeo and with each book in the series she has continued to earn my adoration.
I love her style of writing and I absolutely love this series. Each book just keeps getting better and I don't want to see this series end. I cannot wait for Trapper's and Karma's books and I hope that there will be more after that.(*hinthint*/*winkwink*)
I have been waiting for Fisher's book since reading about him in Yours For The Taking and I was not disappointed. I
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Desty
Sep 11, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Well… sejak membaca serial Domestic God yang sudah pernah saya review sebelumnya, saya jadi fans-nyaRobin Kaye. Not mention that she continue this series with Wild Thing series. Di serial Wil Thing kita akan bertemu dengan sepupu-sepupu Ben yang memiliki nama aneh: Trapper, Hunter, Fisher dan Karma. Sayangnya saya masih menemukan buku #2 dari serial Wild Thing ini terlebih dahulu. Jadinya saya “berkenalan” dengan Fisher Kincaid, salah satu dari sepupu kembar Ben. Kembarannya, Hunter Kincaid dice ...more
Kimberly
Aug 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Review written for www.books-n-kisses.com

I just loved this book. I just found everything about this book to be perfect. I have never read a Robin Kaye book before but you can bet I am going to backtrack and pick some up (especially the first in this series “Wild Thing”).

Kaye has written the perfect man in Fisher. He is a smart, sexy, strong, sympathetic, understanding man (and he cooks and cleans). I found myself falling for his character almost immediately. He feels a little out of sorts since
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Sara  HarlequinJunkie
Jun 26, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites-shelf
Reviewd by: HarlequinJunkie Romance Reviews

Call me wild! Well call me a FAN! Loved this book by Robin Kaye.

Fisher is an Orthopedic surgeon, who is a health nut, Loves to cook, considers cleaning therapeutic, a little OCD and knits. Enough said!

Our girl Jessie is a sports writer, who has just been laid off; She moves to Boise, Idaho and decides to try her hand at writing a romance novel for some fast cash, how hard can it be right? She is a writer after all. Oh and did I mention she doesn’t belie
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Kati
Sep 06, 2012 rated it it was ok
Shelves: romance
Didn't thoroughly get into this story as much as the previous Robin Kaye book I'd read. Jessie's issues & personality just didn't really resonate with me at all. Did NOT like that Jessie's personal issues were not really resolved, though they were discussed between Jessie & her bestie. She never even told her boyfriend what her issue was, and it was never dealt with in a good way. I did NOT like how these issues weren't dealt with, and yet the book was wrapped up with an "oh, we just can ...more
 Shari's Perusings & Musings
This was my first Robin Kaye book and unfortunately #2 in a series. Maybe if I had started with book 1 I would have had a better read.

I found this to be dull and boring. I had no connection with the characters. I did not find Fisher to be anywhere near an alpha male. Instead of going after Jessie, who he is madly in love with, he sits in his home letting it get messy, drinking and knitting-WTF???!! Fisher is a little girl. His meddling family is OTT, not cute and definitely not funny. Fisher is
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nila
Apr 17, 2017 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fiction, romance
Buku kedua dari pengarang ini yang saya baca, masih belum mengerti, kenapa ratingnya bisa tinggi.
kemungkinan besar tidak akan baca buku-buku dari beliau ini lagi
Rachel Remer
Mar 14, 2018 rated it it was ok
The beginning chunk and the second half of this book were good but the large section where we have to deal with a Jessie thinking that she can just up and write a romance novel to make money quick and her repeated conversations about not believing in love were annoying and not enjoyable at all. So 2 stars is the average of the good parts (3 stars) and the bad parts (1 star.)
ReadingInThe6ix
Sep 25, 2017 rated it it was ok
2.5 stars
Robyn
May 15, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Much better

I like this one much better than the first one! Love Jessie and definitely love all the Kinkaid boys. So happy that i kept reading. Can't wait to read the next one.
Lisa Jo
Jul 01, 2012 rated it really liked it

CALL ME WILD is a suitable title because this novel is wildly entertaining! The next installment in Robin Kaye's Wild Thing series is a winner!

Jessie James had everything she wanted as a sports reporter for the New York Times. Now that she's lost her job, she takes a big risk by moving to Bosie, Idaho to start a writing career as a romance author. Except the one thing she wants to write about is the one thing she doesn't believe in—love.

Dr. Fisher Kincaid can't believe that a woman like Jessie w
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Aurian Booklover
Sep 06, 2014 rated it really liked it
Sports reporter Jesse James gets the pink slip by email late at night, after having interviewed a sports team. Without a pay check, she certainly can’t afford her nice New York apartment. Her best friend has the solution though. He is living in LA at the moment but he still has a house in Boise, Idaho. She can live there rent-free and finally write the novel she was set on writing in college. Jesse thinks writing a steamy romance novel will be an easy sale, and so she sets out to become a best s ...more
Sandy M
Oct 03, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: contemporary
It’s nice to be back with the Kincaid family again. I had a blast with them – brothers Hunter, Fisher, Trapper with sister Karma – in the first book in this series, Wild Thing. This time around it’s Fisher who runs smack into love, but it’s his heroine who has some problems for everyone.


Jessie has just lost her job – via electronic pink slip from her newspaper – and her best friend, Andrew, talks her into borrowing his house in Idaho where she can have some peace and quiet to finally work on tha
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Kati
**original review by Jamie posted at Romancing Rakes For The Love of Romance**

First, let me say I am a HUGE fan of Robin Kaye’s books. Second, I can’t help think of the Call Me Maybe song while I write this. If I was clever enough I would totally come up with some witty thing using the song lyric and the story. But I’m not that clever but I will say that it would totally work. Moving on.

Jessica James finds herself out of a job as a sports reporter in New York. However, the upside is that she can
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Rowena
Oct 31, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: for-review
I’ve only read one other book by Robin Kaye that I’m aware of and I liked it. I didn’t love it the way that a lot of my friends did but it was still an enjoyable read. The same can be said for this book. This book follows Jessie James as she travels to Boise, Idaho to get a book written after she loses her job in New York. Jessie was a sports writer for the Times and when she gets canned, her best friend offers her his house in Boise (rent free) if she writes the book that she’s been telling her ...more
C.  (Christy)
Mar 03, 2017 rated it really liked it
Call Me Wild is a fun, enjoyable romance that you won’t want to put down. I thought Robin Kaye created the perfect hero in Fisher. Great read!
Samantha
Jul 17, 2012 rated it liked it
Jessica James just got fired from her job as a sports reporter. With no back-up plans in the works, Jessica decides to go on a short break to Idaho to write a romance novel. Since she is a professional writer, writing a novel about love should be a piece of cake…right? Wrong. Jessica doesn’t believe in happily ever after and when she meets Fisher Kincaid she gets a lesson in love.

Dr. Fisher Kincaid is more than willingly to step up and become Jessica’s guinea pig while she explores the dynamics
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Sharon Redfern
Aug 13, 2012 rated it really liked it
Jessica ( Jessie) James is living her dream as a sports reporter when she gets an electronic pink slip and ends up temporarily living in Boise, Idaho. Jessie has never been in love with anyone and doesn’t believe that she ever will be. She thinks love is really just lust that has turned into settling down.
Fisher Kincaid is a physician in Boise who meets Jessie in the local Starbucks. To say that he doesn’t make a good first impression is an understatement. Running into Jessie in local haunts doe
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Cocktails and Books
4.5 Stars.

Jessica James from herself in Boise after she receives a pink slip, via email, from her position as a sports writer for a New York newspaper. In Boise, she hopes to right a quickie romance novel to help tide her over financially until she can find another sportswriter position. What she finds is it's hard to write a romance novel without having the proper research aides...which comes in the form of hot stalker doctor Fisher Kincaid. Fisher's determined to prove to Jessie that there is
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Christi Snow
May 21, 2012 rated it it was amazing
My Review:
I really like Robin Kaye's books.....hello, all her heroes love to cook and clean...and they're gorgeous and sexy. What's not to love??

In this book, the hero is Fisher (twin brother to Hunter which we met in Wild Thing). Fisher is a flirt who loves his coffee, health nut, orthopedic doctor, and neat freak. The first day Jessie is in Boise, they run into each other 3 times. Fisher is intrigued. Jessie thinks he's a stalker....albeit a good-looking one, but a stalker nonetheless.

Jessie
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Crystal
Aug 13, 2012 rated it really liked it
First thoughts
So this was my first Robin Kaye book, but I heard nothing but great things so I decided to try my hand at her new novel call me wild.

My thoughts
Let me say for my first Robin Kaye book I was not let down. This was the perfect summer read to me. I fell in love with the characters, the setting, and the pace of the book. If you’re looking for a good contemporary romance than this is the book for you!

Jessie and Fisher are the perfect characters .Jessica is recently fired from her job as
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Yulia Anggraini
lebih sukaaa cerita hunter... :)

hampir semua wanita RK yg bermasalah...grrr...mereka yg tidak percaya n meragukan hub dgn para priax...n tak terkecuali c Jessica nii...! g suka dy...dy bener2 tipe cew sinis...dy tidak percaya dengan bahagia selamax...karna ap...? karna dy dengan bodohx memilih utk tidak berjuang dengan hubungan2 yg pernah dy jalani...

dy mengatakan pada para pria yg dy kencani dy tidak percaya dengan cinta..lalu adakah pria yg dengan bodohx berjuangan utk ituu...?tentu saja tidaa
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Edith
Jan 27, 2014 rated it really liked it
I have “met” Fisher first time in Wild Thing (of the Wild Thing series/Wild Thing #1) and of course he did not leave me that much of an impression because it was not his story. In Call Me Wild, he just blew me away. Every time he smiles, I can feel the sunshine. Needless to say, this book is a joy to read from beginning to end. I have read most of Robin Kaye’s previous books and almost 90% in particular order of its publication too (What can I say? Lucky moi?). I started with Romeo, Romeo, follo ...more
Romancing the Book
Feb 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: contemporary, romance
Reviewed by Aubrey
Book provided by NetGalley for review
Review originally posted at Romancing the Book

I have been a fan of Robin Kaye’s novels since her first novel. I love how quirky her characters are. They have substance and are very intelligent with just enough oddness that make them endearing. Her females tend to be not the greatest cooks but that is okay because her males are great cooks.

Call Me Wild is the second book in her new series. It had me roaring out loud and giggling quite often.
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Jessi
While a good book, I kept comparing this to other Robin Kaye stories, and it just came up short. I love this series, I love her heroes, but this one felt a little off-tempo to me. A big problem I had came in the beginning when Kaye kept describing how small Boise, ID is. It's over two hundred thousand people. If you add in the surrounding communities, that number triples. I know there is artistic license in saying that Karma (sister of hero and bartender extraordinaire) knows everyone, but in a ...more
Kelly Moran
Aug 15, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: my-reviews
3.75 Stars.

Sportswriter Jessie James just got the pink slip from her dream job. Unable to support herself, she moves from New York to Idaho to stay in her best friend's house. Her plan is to write a formulatic romance and publish it quick while looking for another job and figuring out what she wants to do. But Jessie doesn't believe in love, so she finds Dr. Fisher Kincaid to be her "research" partner. The thing about romance is, the heart always gets involved. Now she needs to accept she may ha
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