Bad Boy Author:Olivia Goldsmith Best friends Tracie and Jon meet for Coffee each Sunday night to discuss their forlorn love lives. Tracie loves boys with an affinity for leather jackets and poetry- classic bad boys who seem too good to be true. Jon foolishly falls for girls who never like him in that way... until he convinces Tracie to teach him some tricks of the trade. Reluc... more »tant at first- after all, Jon is so good he dutifully celebrated Mother's day by having brunch with his dad's fourth wife, lunch with his real mother, tea with his first step mom, and dinner with his second stepmother. Tracie eventually accepts the challenge and throws herself into the "lessons", cutting corners at her day job at the Seattle Times and ignoring her bad boy du jour, Phil.
After a much needed wardrobe makeover, lessons on the meaning of unavailability, menu etiquette, and finally learning to make women smolder, the new "jonny" becomes a far too successfull heartbreaker. And Tracie discovers she just might be head over heels in love with him. But there are more than a few loose ends: Phil has decided he wants to settle down with Tracie, Tracis's girlfriend is obsessed with Jonny, and Jon can't understand why Tracie never liked him for who he was before the leather.« less