Articles by Editor

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 18

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.

November 20, 2013

2013 National Book Award Winners Announced 0

The 2013 National Book Award winners were announced tonight in New York City. The big prize for Fiction went to James McBride for The Good Lord Bird.

October 16, 2013

2013 National Book Award Shortlists Released 4

The contenders for the 2013 National Book Award were pared down to a five nominees in each category today. Here’s a list of the finalists in all four categories with bonus links and excerpts where available.