This Could Be Us But You Playing is hands down one of the best African American Urban Fiction novels out. And it's well worth reading. In this first part of a three book series you’ll take an unforgettable ride with the national bestselling author Cachet that's signed under Cole Hart Signature. Her writing is very clever, and this story is great. **Warning** This is not your typical Urban romance, dope boy, thug love, or kingpin savage book.
Street literature.Dominique was a product of a broken home. With a mother who hated her very existence, and a father who was locked away in prison for the attempted murder of her mother; she just couldn’t catch a break. With a stressful home life, Dominique's only ray of sunshine is her boyfriend, Kaleb. As teens the duo are madly in love, with plans to marry and raise a family together. That is until Kaleb unintentionally breaks her heart. Dominique is crushed, and does the only thing she can think of; and that is to leave. Kaleb realizes that he’s messed up when Dominique moves away and goes off to college; leaving behind no way to contact her.
After a few years Kaleb eventually accepts the fact that Dominique is gone forever. By then he has his life on track, and is now a very successful business man with the world at his fingertips. A chance encounter reconnects the two ex-lovers, and Kaleb sees it as a chance to right his wrongdoings, and finally be with the one who captured his heart all those years ago. There’s one problem; not only is Dominique engaged to marry another man, but she is also the mother of his son. To make matters worse, Kaleb himself is involved with a woman who loves him unconditionally.
Although faced with a sticky situation, Kaleb refuses to allow Dominique to slip away again. He vows to get her back at any cost; even if it means destroying a home that Dominique doesn't know is damaged to begin with. Will these lovers reconnect, or will they realize that their ships have passed?
"Excellent read. Wonderful, fast paced story line. The character everyone loves, and a character that everyone will love to hate. The author will keep your interest because you have to know what happens next.
"All I can say is, WOW!!! Cachet, you've done it again with another 5-star banger. This book had me drawn in from beginning to end and I couldn't put it down. Total page-tuner and it gets better and better."
"Wow, let me start off by saying that this is my first time reading one of Cachet's books and I must say that you have a fan for life! Lol"