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The Best Books With Wild in the Title  

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It turns out that books with wild in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with wild in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles aren't books about uncultivated regions know as wilds, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word wild in the title.

Books with wild in the title include Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak, The Call of the Wild by Jack London, and Wild Swans by Jung Chang. If you have a favorite wild book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has wild in the name, it belongs on this list.

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The Wild Geese is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Mori Ogai
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Annie Oakley of the Wild West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Walter Havighurst
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Wild Magic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Tamora Pierce
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Wild Strawberries is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Angela Thirkell
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Wild Mountain Thyme is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Rosamunde Pilcher
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Wild at Heart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
John Eldredge
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Wild Nights! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Joyce Carol Oates
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Wild about Harry is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Linda Lael Miller
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Wild Dogs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Helen Humphreys
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The Wild Iris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Louise Gl├╝ck
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Races of the Wild is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Skip Williams
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Wild Seed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Octavia E. Butler
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Wild Blood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Kate Thompson
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Wild Jasmine is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Bertrice Small
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Wild L.A.: A Celebration of th... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
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Wild Voice Of The North is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Sally Carrighar
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The Wild Boys is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
William S. Burroughs
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The Wild is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Whitley Strieber
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A Wild Sheep Chase is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Haruki Murakami
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Into the Wild is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Jon Krakauer
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Wild Girl, Wild Boy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
David Almond
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The Call of the Wild is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Jack London
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Kit Carson and the Wild Fronti... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
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Where the Wild Things Are is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Maurice Sendak
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Wild Swans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Wild in the Title
Jung Chang