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‘Tis the Season for The Color of Love

We are highlighting the winner of the 2020 Midwest Book Award in Autobiography/Memoir, The Color of Love by Marra B. Gad. A beloved book club pick, this memoir explores the… READ MORE

Agate True Crime Title Roundup

­­­Although the Halloween season has passed, there is still time left in the year for the spooky and mysterious. Instead of spinning supernatural tales, these Agate titles tell the true… READ MORE

Happy Five Month-a-versary to This Life

Today we’re wishing This Life a happy five month-a-versary! This debut novel by Quntos KunQuest—an inmate at Angola, the infamous Louisiana State Penitentiary—has a unique voice rooted in hiphop and… READ MORE

Agate 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

For the Fitness Fiend For the Culinary Historian Sourdough Culture Eric Pallant A deep, highly enjoyable, and informative dive into the global history and science of sourdough bread baking, from… READ MORE

Baking Cookbook Roundup

On your mark… get set… bake! The holiday season is right around the corner, which means bakers around the nation are preheating their ovens in anticipation of pies and cookies… READ MORE

Agate 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

For the Reader THIS LIFE Quntos KunQuest The debut novel of a man currently serving a life sentence at Louisiana State Prison, revealing the inner lives and daily turmoil of… READ MORE

Backlist Spotlight: Craft Coffee

Our new Backlist Spotlight blog series will feature reviews of our backlist titles from current Agate interns. Follow Agate’s social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to stay up-to-date… READ MORE

Eat Like an Athlete

For game-day watch parties this football season, Agate is highlighting some delicious, healthy recipes from Fuel Your Body: How to Cook and Eat for Peak Performance by Angie Asche. As a sports dietician… READ MORE

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