Articles by C. Max Magee

November 10, 2013

Millions Staffer Hallberg’s Big Novel, Coming Soon 0

Congratulations to our longtime staff writer and contributing editor Garth Risk Hallberg, whose large first novel, City on Fire, will be published by Alfred A. Knopf.

October 10, 2013

Canadian Short Story Master Alice Munro Wins the Nobel Prize for Literature 5

Alice Munro, called by the Nobel committee “Master of the contemporary short story,” has won the 2013 Nobel Prize for literature. Munro, 82, is the first Canadian to take the prize.

October 7, 2013

The Millions Top Ten: September 2013 2

The Pioneer Detectives lands in the top spot, and three heavy-hitting debuts replace a trio of graduates to the Hall of Fame.

September 25, 2013

2013’s Literary Geniuses 16

The MacArthur grant awards $625,000, “no strings attached” to “talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction.”

September 12, 2013

The Pioneer Detectives in San Francisco 0

The Pioneer Detectives is coming to San Francisco! Join author Konstantin Kakaes and Gelf Magazine editor David Goldenberg at The Knockout in the Mission, Tuesday, September 17 at 6.30.

September 10, 2013

The Pioneer Detectives on NOOK 0

Good news NOOK readers: The Pioneer Detectives is now available on the NOOK.

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 […]