The Best New Books Out This Week, From ‘Caul Baby’ to ‘Peaces’

Morgan Jerkins’ debut novel and Helen Oeyemi’s Gingerbread follow-up are on this week’s list of must-reads.

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - APRIL 01: A woman inspects books at Nevmekan Selimiye Library serving within the Uskudar Municipality with its over 100 thousand books in Istanbul, Turkey on April 01, 2021. (Photo by Isa Terli/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
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This week's most exciting books include 11 new YA, horror, and literary novels.

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When his prom-posal plans are dashed by a homophobic cyberattack, a small-town high school student finds himself on a mission to unmask the anonymous bully.