Life has been anything but normal for Rayqelle Davis. She grew up in a dysfunctional family where her alcoholic mother disrupted the whole household and her police officer stepfather was hardly ever at home. Rayqelle's taste for the streets and the fast life increased when she moved in her with her elderly grandmother. She also learned how to get anything she wanted by "gamin" men with her body. Rayqelle eventually completes high school, goes on to college, and meets her fiancé Chance while attending grad school. She finally has found a man that she truly loves and wants to spend the rest of her life with. But Rayqelle's seemingly perfect new life may come crashing down around her when her old partner in crime Iesha comes back into the picture. Soon Rayqelle, Iesha, and Chance are swept into a whirlwind of secrets, drugs, sex and murder. Who will make it out alive?
The Chance She Took is an extraordinary novel by Kole Black. Black gives readers a new spin on a good girl gone bad story. What makes this novel stand out is the way this story is told. You can literally see everything through the eyes of Rayqelle. Just when you think you know what's going to happen next, they'll be an unexpected twist that will keep you flipping the pages. The Chance She Took is a perfect title for this book because it not only pertains to Rayqelle's fiancé but to all of the risky chances that she took to keep her secrets safe and her relationship intact. Black also included a healthy dose of erotic sex scenes that added just the right spice to this novel. The Chance She Took is an exciting, sexy, page-turner that will have you begging for more. Hopefully, this is the start of a long successful career for Kole Black.