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July 23, 2014

Here Come the Americans: The 2014 Booker Prize Longlist 1

The experiment begins today, with Joshua Ferris, Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt, and Richard Powers representing the first crop of Americans to be featured on a Booker Prize longlist.

July 22, 2014

Exclusive: David Mitchell’s Twitter Story “The Right Sort” Collected 1

The Bone Clocks is coming in September, but David Mitchell gave readers an early taste of something new last week, tweeting out a short story called “The Right Sort” over the course of roughly seven days. The Millions now exclusively has the entire story, collected in one place.

July 14, 2014

Edan Lepucki and Bill Morris on the Road to Publication 6

“Four titles, four agents, at least a dozen drafts, and more rejections than I care to count…”

July 7, 2014

Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2014 Book Preview 11

At over 8,000 words strong and encompassing 84 titles, this is the only second-half 2014 book preview you will ever need.

April 16, 2014

Help Wanted: The Millions Needs a Curiosities and Social Media Intern 0

The site continues to grow, and that means we have an opportunity to add another book-loving person to our team.

April 14, 2014

The 2014 Pulitzer for Fiction Goes to Donna Tartt’s Goldfinch 0

Donna Tartt’s bestseller wins the fiction prize.

April 9, 2014

The 2014 IMPAC Shortlist Serves Up 10 Eclectic Titles 0

The IMPAC tends to be interesting for the breadth of books it considers, and the 2014 shortlist is no exception.

January 14, 2014

2013 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced 0

As often tends to be the case, the NBCC is offering up what may be the most well-rounded fiction shortlist you’ll find.

January 6, 2014

Most Anticipated: The Great 2014 Book Preview 44

At 9,100 words strong and encompassing 89 titles, this is the only 2014 book preview you will ever need.

November 30, 2013

Before They Were Notable: 2013 0

This year’s New York Times Notable Books of the Year list is out.