Articles by C. Max Magee

September 10, 2013

Famous Names and Newcomers on the 2013 Booker Shortlist (With Excerpts) 7

Four women make a shortlist that mixes big names and newcomers.

September 6, 2013

The Millions Top Ten: August 2013 5

Taipei stays on top. A controversial title debuts on the list.

August 26, 2013

The Pioneer Detectives on Kobo 0

Prefer to read your ebooks on a Kobo reader? Good news: the latest ebook original from The Millions, The Pioneer Detectives, is now available on Kobo.

August 25, 2013

Times: New Film and Book Claim Five New J.D. Salinger Books to Be Published Starting in 2015 0

The Times is reporting that a new film and companion book (Salinger by David Shields and Shane Salerno) “include detailed assertions that Mr. Salinger instructed his estate to publish at least five additional books — some of them entirely new, some extending past work — in a sequence that he intended to begin as early […]

August 5, 2013

The Millions Top Ten: July 2013 3

Four books graduate to our Hall of Fame, making room for four new arrivals: a “big literary book”, a thriller, and two shorter-form ebooks.

July 31, 2013

The Pioneer Detectives: Now on iTunes! 0

Good news folks. The Pioneer Detectives, our new ebook original, is now available on iTunes.

July 29, 2013

The Prizewinners 2012/2013 0

With the awarding of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the 2012/2013 literary award season is now over, which gives us the opportunity to update our list of prizewinners.

July 15, 2013

Announcing the Second Ebook Original from The Millions: ‘The Pioneer Detectives’ 2

The book is an exciting departure for The Millions, moving beyond the purely cultural realm with a work of long-form narrative journalism that explores an outer space mystery and tackles questions of scientific truth.

July 9, 2013

Tuesday New Release Day: Pochoda, Schine, Bolaño 0

New this week: Visitation Street by Ivy Pochoda, Fin & Lady by Cathleen Schine, and, available for the first time ever as ebooks, Roberto Bolaño’s masterpieces 2666 and The Savage Detectives. There are many, many more anticipated books on offer in our big second-half preview, published this week.

July 2, 2013

The Millions Top Ten: June 2013 1

What happens when a book you pan becomes a bestseller?