The Week: 6 Great Books on Female Relationships

For The Week, Jessica chose six standout novels that offer especially vivid portrayals of female friendships, including books by Margaret Atwood, Zadie Smith, and Hilary Mantel. Read the piece here.

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Jessica Winter is executive editor of newyorker.com and a former editor at Slate and Time. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Bookforum, The Believer, and many other publications. She lives with her family in Flatbush, Brooklyn.