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The Best Books With Wild in the Title

Updated March 6, 2019 308 votes 30 voters 2.2k views

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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    Wild Magic

    Tamora Pierce

    First Published1992-12-01

    SubjectsSupernatural, Young adult, Classics, Women, Adventure

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction, Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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    Wild Strawberries

    Angela Thirkell

    First Published1934

    Genres (Book)Fiction

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    SubjectsAlaska, Siberian Husky, Science, Zoology, Animal cognition

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    Wild Hops

    Sally Worboyes

    Genres (Book)Fiction

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    SubjectsEnglish Literature

    Genres (Book)Children's literature

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    Cognition in the wild

    Edwin Hutchins

    SubjectsPhilosophy, Consciousness, Cognition, Cognitive psychology, Psychology

    Genres (Book)Anthropology, Psychology

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    WILD HEARTS

    Cherie Bennett

    SubjectsLove

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Children's literature, Fiction

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    Wild Fire

    Liz Fielding

    SubjectsErotica, Adult

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction

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    Wild Horses

    Elwyn Hartley Edwards

    SubjectsHome, Ecology, House, Agriculture, Animal

    Genres (Book)Nature, Children's literature

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    Wild and Outside

    Stefan Fatsis, Allen Kim Lang

    SubjectsSports, Recreation, Baseball, Ball game, Geography

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction

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    SubjectsShooting sport, Sports, Recreation, Women, United States of America

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    On the Wild Side

    Martin Gardner

    SubjectsScience

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    Wild Jasmine

    Bertrice Small

    SubjectsIndia, British Cuisine, History, Great Britain

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction

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    Wild Apples

    Henry David Thoreau

    SubjectsEcology, Agriculture, Plant, Apple, Cooking

    Genres (Book)Nature, Fiction, Inspirational

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    SubjectsChristmas, Animal

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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    SubjectsChildren's film, Animal

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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    Wild and Wicked

    Lisa Jackson

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction

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    Wild Card Quilt

    Janisse Ray

    SubjectsEcology, Local, Natural history, United States of America, Georgia

    Genres (Book)Nature, Biography

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    Wild Dogs

    Helen Humphreys

    First Published2005

    SubjectsAnimal welfare

    Genres (Book)Fiction

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    Nerd Gone Wild

    Vicki Lewis Thompson

    SubjectsAlaska

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction

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    Wild about Harry

    Linda Lael Miller

    SubjectsAustralia

    Genres (Book)Romance novel, Fiction

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    Wild ride to heaven

    Leander Watts

    SubjectsFathers and Daughters

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction

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    Wild Robert

    Diana Wynne Jones

    SubjectsAdventure, England

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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    Wild rivers

    Neville Peat

    SubjectsWorld, Natural history, Geography, Science, Biology

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    Wild Sex for New Lovers

    Graham Masterton