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Football star Cole Riley is notorious for doing as he pleases—on the field and off. He parties hard and fights harder, but if he doesn't clean up his act, his career is over—so Cole reluctantly agrees to work with image makeover consultant Savannah Brooks. He's not used to being told what to...
Cole Riley: Wide receiver for the St. Louis Traders. Has an image problem and difficulty dealing with the media. Cousin of Mick, Gavin and Jenna
Savannah Brooks: Image consultant hired to revamp Cole's image. Friend of Elizabeth Darnell Riley, Cole's agent. Cole calls her Peaches.
Elizabeth "Liz" Darnell Riley: Cole's agent who hires Savannah to be his image consultant. Married to Cole's cousin, Gavin
Gavin Riley: Cole's cousin; Liz's fiance; Professional baseball player with the St. Louis Rivers. Plays first base
Jack Riley: Cole's father
Cara Riley: Cole's mother
Alicia Riley: Cole's sister; She recently got a new job in sports medicine with the St. Louis Rivers baseball team
Jimmy Riley: Cole's uncle
Kathleen Riley: Cole's aunt
Mick Riley: Cole's cousin; Tara's husband; Professional football player, a quarterback. Stepfather of Nathan
Tara Riley: Mick's wife. Owns event planning business. Has 17 year old son, Nathan and is pregnant with her and Mick's first baby together.
Nathan: Tara's son & Mick's stepson. 17 years old
Jenna Riley: Cole's cousin. Engaged to Tyler, a hockey player. Opening an open mike music club
Tyler "Ty" Anderson: Jenna's fiance; Professional hockey player for the St. Louis Ice
Kenny Lawton: Rookie on the St. Louis Traders. Wide receiver
Jamarcus Davis: Teammate of Cole's on the St. Louis Traders. Wide receiver
Lon Fields: Teammate of Cole's on the St. Louis Traders. Wide receiver
Grant Cassidy: Quarterback for the St. Louis Traders
Tallarino: Head coach of the St. Louis Traders
Bill: Athletic trainer on the St. Louis Traders
Mario Genino: Cole's trainer
Hal Marbrook: Local sports reporter who interviews Cole
Carmen: Owns an Italian restaurant where Cole frequently eats
Lulu: Bartender at a club that Cole goes to
Kara: Bartender at a club that Cole goes to
Mark: Valet at a club that Cole goes to
Thomas Rogers: Man whose family was having a house built by a charitable organization
Dedrick: Baseball player. Gavin's teammate and friend.
Helen Sandingham: Wealthy St. Louis resident who sits on hospital board
Selena Rogers: Woman whose family was having a house built by a charitable organization
Tanya: Jamarcus' girlfriend
Claud: tailor Show all 32 characters
“Yeah, you’re a juicy little marshmallow, all right.”
Cole Riley had built his reputation on being tough, especially on the football field.
Original Language: English
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Publication Date: September 4, 2012
Page Count: 320
Reading Level: Adults
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