The Best New Books Out The Week Of July 27

Including a new quarantine-inspired collection from Zadie Smith.

Aimee Bender, Zadie Smith, Laura van den Berg, and two lauded, international debut writers light up the week.

We only include products that have been independently selected by Bustle's editorial team. However, we may receive a portion of sales if you purchase a product through a link in this article.

This long-awaited follow-up to The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake centers on Francie, a 28-year-old woman determined to recall the events that led up to her mother's psychotic break, 20 years earlier.