We're pleased to announce the launch of a Facebook page exclusively devoted to our Bolden imprint. Agate Bolden publishes intelligent, accessible, and thought-provoking fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs by African-American writers. The Bolden Facebook page will feature interviews with your favorite authors, updates on forthcoming books, giveaways, and links to insightful articles from around the web touching on the issues facing African Americans today. Like us to stay connected to the Agate Bolden world.

Agate Bolden is the home of National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward's debut novel Where The Line Bleeds; Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Leonard Pitts, Jr.'s novels Before I Forget and the forthcoming Freeman, memoir Becoming Dad, and collected columns Forward From This Moment; and daytime television star Judge Lynn Toler's My Mother's Rules and the forthcoming Making Marriage Work.