What happens when a young girl is abruptly taken away from everyone and everything she knows?
When young Rahab Auguste is abruptly removed from the comforts of her Bayou home, she embarks on a journey down a path she never saw coming, with a mother she never knew.
Facing the challenges of life in the South Bronx and on the brink of poverty, an under-aged Rahab begins dancing in strip clubs to help support her family. Then, Jeremy Cole enters her life flaunting success and changes her life forever.
When life throws the great-granddaughter of a voodoo priestess the ultimate storm, how will she respond?
In spite of success, Rahab’s soul cries for freedom. The land of milk and honey is nothing like it she thought it would be. Jeremy uses her talents for his own gain and threatens to tear her family apart.
I Am Rahab: A Novel Parts 1 – 3, is a coming-of-age tale told in three parts that cleverly depicts the biblical account of Rahab the Prostitute before the fall of Jericho, reimagined as the present-day story of Rahab Auguste.
This multi-generational fictional story chronicles the life of a young girl plagued by her family’s past as she discovers the truth about life, the pain of death, and the meaning of survival.