Book List in Order: 14 titles

  • Join Destiny the Fresh Princess in her second adventure! Based on The Fresh Prince created by Will Smith. Now that Destiny settled in to her new neighborhood, she is on her way to the next big thing: a new school! Destiny loves everything about...


  • Based on The Fresh Prince created by Will Smith, Destiny is the Fresh Princess. Meet Destiny -- a cool, energetic, and strong-willed young girl who approaches every day with her own signature style! That is, until she moves to a brand-new neighbor...


  • BeBe Barber is a star—equal parts funny, outspoken, and drama queen—with a personality that, while (mostly) loved, can get her into a few jams. But when she turns on the charm for a prestigious movie director, she gets exactly what she’s always...


  • Early Sunday Morning is the first offering from Denene Millner Books , the new children's line published under Agate's Bolden imprint in partnership with Denene Millner, the noted parenting authority, editor, and New York Times bestselling author. ...


  • THEY HAD A DREAM. SHE HAD IT ALL. Detroit, 1968. The Motown sound is sweeping the nation. Girl groups are hotter than ever. Over their mother’s objections, three beautiful sisters -- Delores, Sister and Sparkle -- are taking the local music scen...


  • Three girls, three trips, one amazing summer! Willhelmina "Mina" Chestnut loves spending time with her BFFs, Samantha and Liza, in their New Jersey suburb. But this summer, the girls are splitting up, and Mina is attending an art camp in New York Ci...


  • At their prestigious Atlanta high school, twins Sydney and Lauren Duke rule the roost. While straight-A Sydney wields her power in Tory Burch flats and pearl studs, reckless, sultry Lauren makes it happen as head of the cheerleading squad. But the gi...


  • Twins Sydney and Lauren Duke are the privileged princesses of the Atlanta social scene. But an unsolved murder mystery keeps drawing them back to the wrong side of town. There, wild child Lauren has to risk everything to protect the boy who's stolen ...


  • The Duke twins, Sydney and Lauren, live the life: They attend the fanciest school in Atlanta, they live in Buckhead, the most exclusive neighborhood, and they only date the hottest guys. And their secrets? Are the darkest of all. When their estranged...






  • It was a time of miraculous change in America, as the cry for justice and equality rang out, from the Deep South to the West Coast. And in the Motor City, a new sound was about to explode that would break down the barriers between white and black. Th...


  • When three best friends come together for their sorority sister's tony wedding on New Year's Eve, they make a vow at the stroke of midnight to get married within one year. As the three women embark on their search to find their soul mates, they navig...


  • The Essence bestselling authors of Love Don't Live Here Anymore put a sexy new spin on modern romance.Aaron and his best friend Nina have been soulmates since childhood. They believe the reason their friendship has lasted is because they never crosse...


  • Zaria, the sister of Mikki from Love Don't Live Here Anymore, clashes with teacher and basketball coach Kenneth during a parent-teacher conference, and their subsequent unlikely romance is tested when Kenneth is caught in a lie. 20,000 first printing...


  • Written in alternating viewpoints, a thought-provoking novel of love, marriage, sexuality, ambition, and temptation follows modern couple Randy Murphy and Mikki Chance-Murphy, as their marriage is tested by their careers when Randy is temporarily rel...