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Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should Read

Our list of some of the best Bad Boy books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. Bad Boy: A Memoir (2002)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadNew York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers traveled back to his roots in this memoir that is gripping, funny, and ultimately unforgettable. Don’t miss this memoir by a former National Ambassador of Books for Young People!As a boy, Myers was quick-tempered and physically strong, always ready for a fight. He also read voraciously—he would check out books from the library and carry them home, hidden in brown paper bags in order to avoid other boys’ teasing. He aspired to be a writer (and he eventually succeeded).But as his hope for a successful future diminished, the values he had been taught…
Author(s): Walter Dean Myers

2. The QB Bad Boy and Me (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadEver since the hot star quarterback of the high school football team hit her car with his motorcycle, he has the annoying ability to get under her skin, making Dallas think about Drayton way more than she should . . . in all the ways that she shouldn’t. But Dallas has one goal―to pursue her dance-school dreams in in California―and no one, not even a hard-bodied, green-eyed football god, will stop her. As the tension between Drayton and Dallas grows thicker, the lines are getting blurred, and all she wants is to come undone under his touch.But this thing between Dallas and Drayton…
Author(s): Tay Marley

3. Bad Boys (2006)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadWally and Willy are on the lam again. But as Willimina and Wallanda, they’re free and clear . . . or are they? These cleverly disguised wolves think they can fool an entire flock with their womanly wool-wear, but three savvy sheep expose their plan. It looks like another close shave for these baa-aad boys!…
Author(s): Margie Palatini, Henry Cole

4. Bad Boy’s Secret Baby (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadHe’s still the same rebel that had me begging for his touch, But now he’s got money and power. What he doesn’t have is the truth – the life changing secret I’ve been keeping for years.Now he’s back and determined to make me his.It’s not easy being the sheriff’s little sister in this small town,Especially when the sheriff practically hates his former best friend….
Author(s): Natasha L. Black

5. The Bad Boy and the Tomboy (2016)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadMacy Anderson’s entire life revolved around soccer, her family and her friends but she didn’t know how much she had been living under a rock for seventeen years. When she meets Sam Cahill she learns that even though he’s considered to be a typical ‘high school bad boy’, his leather exterior isn’t exactly what he’s made out to be. Neither of them thought they would go along a journey involving friendship, drama, humor and love….
Author(s): Nicole Nwosu

6. Snatched Up By A Bad Boy 4: Merci & Greyson (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should Read“He loves me, he loves me not,” were the last few words Zella mouthed as she did the unthinkable. Leaving Merci and Greyson to witness such a tragedy. One can only wonder will it affect their relationship, or will they continue to move forward and blossom beautifully? In the finale, you will get to see firsthand how each individual tackles the curveballs that life throws at them.Take one final ride and see exactly what it’s like to be Snatched Up By A Bad Boy….
Author(s): Prenisha Aja’

7. Bad Boys: Public Schools in the Making of Black Masculinity (Law, Meaning, And Violence) (2001)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadStatistics show that black males are disproportionately getting in trouble and being suspended from the nation's school systems. Based on three years of participant observation research at an elementary school, Bad Boys offers a richly textured account of daily interactions between teachers and students to understand this serious problem. Ann Arnett Ferguson demonstrates how a group of eleven- and twelve-year-old males are identified by school personnel as "bound for jail" and how the youth construct a sense of self under such adverse circumstances. The author focuses on the perspective and voices of pre-adolescent African…
Author(s): Ann Arnett Ferguson

8. The Bad Boy’s Girl (The Bad Boy’s Girl Series Book 1) (Volume 1) (2017)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadA Wattpad Story with 160 Million reads online! This new edition contains never before seen, exclusive content!Tessa O’Connell is a girl as ordinary as they come-or so she thinks. Her aim for senior year is to keep her head down yet somehow manage to convince her childhood love Jay Stone to love her back. What she isn’t prepared for is for Jay’s brother, Cole, to return to town and change the life she’s always been seemingly content to live. Tall, gorgeous as all hell and a bad boy with ocean blue eyes and the perfect edge of adorability, he was her greatest tormentor,…
Author(s): Blair Holden

9. Ironside: A Bad Boy Biker Romance (Heartbreakers MC) (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadThe Darkness makes devils of us all.She’s too sweet and innocent to be caught in this dark underbelly. But the evil that she was fleeing was so much worse.I’m the only one who believes her. The only one who can keep her safe. But she has to know that we’re all playing with the fire, and that someone is bound to get burned.I’ve been forged in combat and blood, my body honed into iron, and I’m not going to let her down like everyone else. No matter the cost….
Author(s): Alexis Abbott

10. When a bad boy wants your heart 3 (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadIn the final installment of this roller coaster series, City is determined to get his girl back by any means necessary. With no idea how Giselle even managed to get into his house, he is livid and ready to snatch her up and find out the truth. However, little does he know that he has bigger things to worry about. Lucas confronts Guwop with the lie he constructed about City, and Guwop is livid. With no idea who to trust or who is telling the truth, all he knows is that one of the two people who he sees as a brother wants him dead. But amidst the betrayal, Guwop has bigger problems when the repercussions from the robbery begin to…
Author(s): Sephiri J.

11. The Story of a Bad Boy (2017)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadThe Story of a Bad Boy (1870) is a semi-autobiographical novel by American writer Thomas Bailey Aldrich, fictionalizing his experiences as a boy in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The book is considered the first in the “bad boy” genre of literature, though the text’s opening lines admit that he was “not such a very bad, but a pretty bad boy”. “Tom Bailey” is born in the fictitious town of Rivermouth, New Hampshire, but moves to New Orleans with his family when he is 18 months old. In his boyhood, his father wants his to be educated in the North and sent him back to Rivermouth…
Author(s): Thomas Bailey Aldrich

12. A Bad Boy Stole My Bra (2019)

 Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should ReadImagine waking up in the middle of the night to find your new neighbor dangling out of your window. And not only is he dangling out of your window, he’s also clutching your tattiest bra in his hand. What. The. Actual. Fudge. When notorious bad boy and new kid on the block, Alec Wilde, moves in next door to Riley, sparks fly. Alec is everything that Riley despises—he’s cocky, obnoxious, and annoyingly handsome—and after their "unconventional" introduction, Riley is determined to get her own back. Alec picked the wrong girl’s bra to steal! A furious prank war ensues,…
Author(s): Lauren Price

Best Bad Boy Books Everyone Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some bad boy books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Lost Property: Memoirs and Confessions of a Bad Boy

Author(s): Ben Sonnenberg
ID: 2543399, Publisher: New York Review Books, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Format: epub

So Bad for Me: Bad Boy Forbidden Love Romance Collection

Author(s): Jamie Knight [Knight, Jamie]
ID: 2426815, Publisher: , Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Format: epub

The Not So Bad Boy: Give up EVERYTHING for a bad-boy charm?

Author(s): Belle, Raquel
ID: 2573604, Publisher: Naughty Bird Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 298 Kb, Format: epub

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely best-sellers according to Washington Post, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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