Wilde Like Me | Can’t Wait Wednesday #1

Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted at Wishful Endings, created to discuss books that book bloggers haven’t read yet and they’re usually books yet to be released. I ran across it when looking for new content ideas for The Book Blog Life, and it looked like so much fun. BUT I’m going to break the rules a little, it’s rare for me to be looking forward to book releases, PURELY because I’m so busy with everything else going on I don’t have the time to keep a track of sequels, and so forth. So I think I’m going to do books that are sat on my shelf for a little while and I can’t wait to read them so the first one will be Wilde Like Me.

Wilde Like Me | Can’t Wait Wednesday #1Wilde Like Me by Louise Pentland
Series: Robin Wilde #1
Also in this series: Wilde Like Me
Genres: Fiction, Romance
Published by Bonnier Zaffre

Meet Robin Wilde! You'll make a friend for life and she'll take you on a journey you'll never forget ...

Single mum Robin Wilde adores her six-year-old daughter and loves her job as a make up artist's assistant. She has a wonderful best friend and an auntie who is bonkers, yes, but loves her to the moon and back.

But Robin has a secret. Behind the mask she carefully applies every day, things just feel ... grey. And lonely. She struggles to fit in with the school mum crew. Online dating is totally despair-inducing, and she worries every day about raising her little girl with self-confidence, courage and joy.

What Robin longs for is someone (over the age of six) to share with - someone who's always on her team.

After 4 years (2 months, and 15 days!) of single-mum-dom, it's time for Robin Wilde to Change. Her. Life.

Exciting new opportunities are about to come Robin's way ... Perhaps a man, perhaps the chance of a lifetime ...

What will Robin do with the possibilities she creates for herself? And what potential will she unlock if she takes the leap?

This was a surprise purchase, both my husband and I have been on crazy schedules the past couple of weeks so I was looking for something to cheer me up a little, a bookstore seemed to be the best place (especially with it being a work night). I have followed Louise Pentland from before she had her first child and still follow her now. So when I heard she was releasing a book, I was immediately interested, however, I’m not a huge fan of hardbacks, they take up too much room and they’re a nuisance to travel with. So I waited for the paperback.

I’m so excited to read Wilde Like Me, I’ve heard great things about the characters and the storyline. I know that the sequel is due out this year as well, so hopefully, I enjoy it enjoy to go and buy that one.

Have you read Wilde Like Me? Am I right to be excited about reading Wilde Like Me? Did it live up to your expectations? Let me know in the comments!

Make sure you check out my last post – my book review of The Gilded King.


  1. Jenea

    13th June 2018 at 1:19 pm

    Sounds really good and the cover is pretty great!

    1. Jordann @thebookbloglife

      13th June 2018 at 2:38 pm

      It really does, I’m so excited to read it! Hopefully next month!

  2. Renee'

    13th June 2018 at 7:27 pm

    Great cover and the story sounds really good too. Enjoy!

    Renee ~ My Wow

  3. mommynificent

    14th June 2018 at 4:50 am

    Thanks for linking up at Booknificent Thursday on Mommynificent.com!

  4. Tressa S

    14th June 2018 at 10:50 pm

    This looks and sounds adorable! And picking a book on your shelf or a past book you’re excited about is just fine. 🙂 Thanks for joining!

    Tressa @ Wishful Endings

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