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An independent woman, a controlling man, and one wild one-night stand…

Kat Kennedy moved to the rugged coast of Maine to start a new life, but encountered much more than she bargained for in dark, dangerous, and seductive Lane Wild.

Desire and temptation smolder before she succumbs to her darkest fantasies with the capti
Kindle Edition, 260 pages
Published December 25th 2013 by Islebrook Press (first published December 11th 2013)
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Dec 02, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
5 Crazy Hot stars!

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Are you ready to meet Lane Wild? Get prepared for a Wild ride!

Kat Kennedy is moving on with her life. Starting over in a new town where no one knows where she is or who she is. She’s leaving the past behind and starting fresh. Lane Wild has lived in this small town his entire life. He’s surprised to see a new face at the local bar. A hot redhead he can’t keep his eyes off of. When Kat see’s Wild, she knows there is something about him, there’s some spark there. She can tel
Angie - Angie's Dreamy Reads




Okay that turned out TOTALLY unexpected!!! I'm LOST..I don't know what to rate this book! This is the FIRST time I've ever felt weird doing a rating for a book. It's NOT a 3 star book, BUT it's ALSO NOT a 4 star book (or maybe it is)...It might be 3.5 but that feels odd because it seems low....ARG!!! I don't know....I just don't! I LIKED it, and at som
Adriane Leigh
Sep 08, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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Now a USA Today bestseller!!

100's of 5-star reviews!

Readers are saying Wild is a sexy, provocative, raw read with a delicious, dirty-talkin' alpha!

'Adriane Leigh never disappoints! Kat and Lane have a hot, sexy, WILD story to tell!'

Mar 04, 2014 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
3.5 stars

Pussy was used 46 times
Wet was used 32 times
Cock was used 47 times

I read about sex, I read about fucking. The overuse of certain words just annoys me at times. Leave it to our imaginations the odd time?

God, why did he have to be so arrogant and sexy? I hated arrogant and sexy. It was fucking irresistible

"I'll see you soon, Sugar. And in the meantime, you'll be thinking about my head between your legs."

I must say I nearly gave up on this one. Waiting, waiting, waiting… reading abou
so what happens in this book ?

one word:


yeah, I think that summs it up all right. No, excuse me, last chapter, or 2, something does happen. Yeah that's it. Sex and plot at last chapter.

All kinds of sex. I felt like renting some movie but not porn. Like some porn for chicks, you know, flowers and shit every 30 minutes but the rest sex.

I actually liked how it started but after one scene near the beginning I could not like it any more. The same thing happens in "Fighting to stay".

I will retyp
*J* Too Many Books Too Little Time

Oh my....I sure do like me a dirty talking caveman!!!!

Hello Lane Wild!!

This book was exactly what I needed.

Is it going to win any literary awards....

But guess what I

Because this book was full of HOT HOT HOT sex....with a heaping helping of dirty talk!

Honestly, this had more substance then I thought it was going to...granted, it still didn't have a lot. And the storyline was rather predictable and nothing new for the NA/MA genre.

Heroine running from a trouble past, ends
Sibylla Matilde
if you’re in the mood for a dirty-talking bad boy… READ THIS NOW!

HOLY FUCKBALLS! I love Wild... OMG... Oh my fucking god… his dirty, dirty mouth was fucking awesome. I loved the exhibitionism and the naughtiness and all of it. The storyline was fantastic. The plot with the whole danger aspect came along so naturally and flowed so well. And the cover… whew… perfect visual for all the yumminess of this sexy, sexy BBF.

“He was so much fucking trouble, I could see it pouring off him.”

The desc
S.M. West
3.75 Sugar STARS

I can't believe I'm saying this but this had A LOT of sex! Like too much sex!!

And so you might be saying: So, what's the problem? IMO, sex has it's place in a book and in fact, it's not always needed as some of my ultimate faves leave everything to the imagination. The thing is, when there's no story just sex - it gets tired real fast. So I must admit that after a while I was skimming the sex scenes as it was too much of "been there done that."

Having said that, Lane Wild
2,5 Sexy Stars.

Kat arrives at a little town in Maine and immediately get acquainted with Lane Wild.
He is a playboy with a dark past that doesn’t do relationships. She is also a girl with secrets that doesn’t want relationships either. It all begins with one hot night, that should have been a one-time thing… but they can’t seem to stop repeating it. And with each time they fall into each other’s arms again, things between them change a little more.


But his past and her secrets soon start to su
“I bet your pussy is dripping wet for me, isn’t it? I bet your panties are drenched, juices running down your legs while you grind your hot body against my dick. You want me inside you?” I growled before flipping the button on her jeans and shoving my hand down her panties.

“Yes . . .” she hummed and bucked on me as my fingers found her wet slit and thrust inside her. I pumped three fingers inside her body, swirling my thumb along her hardened nub before pulling out my hand, and thrusting my fin
Amy J Romance Author & Reader Events

Wild is one of the hottest, steamiest, shmexy books of 2013 and Lane Wild is one of my all-time sexiest, favorite book boyfriends of ALL TIME. There I said it …ALL TIME. Quite the challenge, I know!

The story of Kat and Wild starts off like many other couples/stories in our favorite books but something about them is different. From the moment Kat and Lane/Wild are together in a scene the electricity buzzes off the page, they have undeniable chemistry, even though Kat refu
Steph Sinclair
At last! A book about my co-blogger, Kat Kennedy, and her sexual exploits! I am bursting with glee!
Tara  TUG
Dec 01, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

Holy Mother of Dirty, Hot, Slamming into you and make you melt Alpha Male.

I couldn't wait to get my hands on this book. I had such high hopes, as I love this author, and let me tell you - she didn't fucking disappoint. She took hot and said "Hell No- Not good enough, I want hotter." So, what do you get with this book? You get toe curling, lady bit tingling, and in the end, a new book boyfriend named Lane fucking Wild.

When the Prologue starts out with sex all you can do is sit back, snuggle the

Well this one turned out to be really good! After reading several reviews, I was convinced that this was definitely my cuppa.. and although mid-way through I wanted to hurl my Kindle through a window; by the end, everything made sense..

Kat has moved to this small fishing town in Maine where everyone knows everyone... she's looking for a new start. From what, we don't know yet. She's not looking for any friends and definitely no relationships... she's fe
Dec 04, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Pam by: Mada
3.5 stars
My reason for breathing. My reason for living. My reason for it all.

One night was all it was supposed to be, no names, just a whole bunch orgasms shared by two people. Kat keeps everyone at arm’s length, not wanting to get too comfortable; she wants to just live her life where no one knows who she is and where she came from. Working part time at the town library, across the street from where the man who has the leading role in all her fantasies.
I’d thrown caution
Nov 30, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
LOVED it.. My partner may even give it a Bam Bam seal of approval..SO good what a hot ass alpha piece of full review on my blog page Dawn's SPRR Page

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Dec 01, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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3.75 Bam Bam star read!!

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Super-Hot from beginning to end...

Lane Wild & Kat had this unbelievable chemistry from first encounter and we got front row seat's to this uncontrollable Lust from the get go.. I enjoyed Kat's Sassiness and Lane's Alpha tendencies..

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In my opinion there wasn’t a better pair out there and they had the Pages Sizzling..

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So if you’re looking for a Quick Super Duper Hot read with a delicious dirty talking Alpha and a Cute Redhead that can dish it right back look no further..

Amber Rose
3.5 stars

Wild, that is his name. He is Wild in bed I might add as well. He is sexy and knows what he wants and it is to fuck around and nothing serious.

Well lets say the same about Kat the newcomer in town. But she doesn't fuck around I should add. She had a very too many drinks and ends up having a "one night stand" with the one and only Wild. They are both not looking for a relationship so it works for the both of them. Kat is running from something in her past. You get that right off the
~ Becs ~
Phew – this is one seriously hot read. I really do enjoy me a dirty talking hero and Lane Wild is a seriously FILTHY talking hero and I loved every second. I think I’ve read everything that Adriane Leigh has ever published and I’ve always considered that she does the steamy side of romance very well so I was delighted to see her totally playing to her strengths in Wild and writing a full on erotic romance. Let me tell you – this is smokin’ hot!!

We begin Wild with Kat Kennedy moving out to the Ma
2.75 stars


That moment when you realize the H in book one has fucked ALL the h's in the SERIES!!!

I tried to read this when it came out a couple of years ago. Pretty sure I DNF'd when the bizarro near threesome occurred. I missed the H's ex-fiancé, who fucked his little brother when she was still engaged to H, showed up and then we learned about the whole subplot of the h's OM/husband, a crazy, violent senator with ties to the mob. I guess I should have kept read
Dec 19, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
So I wasn't going to read this book. I knew it had a huge pet peeve of mine in it. I'm in a epic slump though and picked it up. HOT DAMN am I glad I did.

Total smut and I loved it.

Quick hot read and I can't wait for Ridge's book!
Bookhooking (Tanya Childress)

This book well yeah this book will make you say all the shit I just typed LOL

Wild is as Wild does! Holy fucking (no pun intended) moly! If this book doesn't turn you on in some way or another, make you wanna grab your man or your toy or whatev. I just, I just don't know. Jesus what the fuck did I just read oh yeah sex/fucking, sex/fucking sex, sex, sex and did I mention sex/fucki

My only complaint is it was too short. Nah, not really. It was just right. Lane, Lane, Lane...Wild is a perfect last name for this small town bad boy. But that all changes when Kat Kennedy comes to town searching for anything, then getting mixed up with the likes of Lane. But she gets more than she can handle. Both of our MCs are running from a painful past...can they find hope and happiness together? They get along just fine, better than just fine, and once Lane starts in with his dirty talk, K ...more
Nov 27, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is scorchio hot! Kat Kennedy moves to a coastal town in Maine, and immediately falls upon a hot guy in a local bar. She has the fortunate opportunity to spend a blazing night with him, but if only she had gotten his name. Damn her for overdosing on the alcohol.

Lane Wild was the local blue eyed beau. His chiseled features and alpha demeanour ensured his easy way with the ladies. And it had been easy, temporary and light liaisons until Kat turned up on the scene.

I enjoyed this steamy read. A
2.5 stars
The plot is not exactly creative, and with some questionable WTF things done by both hero and heroine(view spoiler), I'd have to say that this one was just okay, and kind of nasty in a bad way, during a couple of moments.

As the ending came, ev
Jan 16, 2020 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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Zakirrah BookBlogger

Soo the title kind of says it all huh? This book was wild ,from the steamy scenes to the drama and passion.I picked up this book thinking it would be a light read that would get my mind off of a book that wrecked me. After seeing the reviews being quite good I thought I would check it out.

Lane Wild is pretty much a player, he doesn't do relationships and he is up front about it. Living in Maine his whole life he is well known and adored. One night a fiery red head catches
Jess (the cozy reader)
Big thanks to Adriane for an ARC copy for review.

Wickedly sexy




This is what comes to my mind when I think of Wild after reading this book. I thought Adriane's The Mourning After Series was hot, but I have to admit the temperature rose to scorching levels with this new couple, Lane and Kat. The sexy scenes and dirty talk is enough to get the heart racing.

"Fuck, baby." I lunged at her, fisted her hair in one hand, arched her head back. I tugged and her eyes flared
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Kat Kennedy moves to Rock Island to escape her past and has a one night stand with Lane Wild. They continue to have a friends with benefits arrangement because neither do the serious relationship thing but they can't seem to stay away from each other.
Oh hell I have now been ruined for all future leading men, Lane is bossy, cocky and a smart & dirty mouth that didn't fail to turn me on....
This is mostly in Lane's POV and I felt I got right in
It wasn't dreadful, it wasn't good.
I was just... bored.

Layout of the relationship.. Well, after a one night stand that Kat wants to forget, she keeps on running into Lane Wild, (he likes to be called Wild, she prefers to call him Lane; i get that... 'Wild!' is a pretty odd word to be calling in the throes)... then they have a lot of sex, lots of spats inbetween the sex, either about them 'not doing relationships', or her denying she wants him, or him getting sucked off by someone else, or her fl
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