Determined to escape the ghetto, Silver Jones longs for an education. But after running into an old friend, a homeless youth named Chance she'd taken under her wing once upon a time, Silver puts her dreams of college on hold. Chance is grown now and a powerful drug lord. But underneath the cool exterior is the same innocent boy Silver once loved. She tried to convince him to walk away from his life but doing that comes at a deadly price. Silver won't take no as an answer, even if it means out-scheming the most vicious dealers and cold-blooded murderers herself.