Articles by Editor

July 5, 2011

Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2011 Book Preview 45

At 7,500 words strong and encompassing 66 titles, this is the only second-half of 2011 book preview you will ever need.

June 20, 2011

Help Wanted: The Millions Needs a Curiosities, Twitter, and Facebook Superstar 9

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

February 18, 2011

A Belated Welcome 0

A belated welcome to the newest Millions staff writer Janet Potter. Janet is a Chicago writer and indie bookstore vet who’s already written several pieces for us on a number of books, most notably her controversial takedown of Stieg Larsson.

February 3, 2011

Appearing Elsewhere 0

AWP Attendees: Millions editor and founder C. Max Magee will be on a panel at AWP on Friday. “Ask Not What the Internet Can Do for You: Shifting Our Perspective on Internet Publishing as an Alternative to Major Market Publishing” will discuss electronic publications as central to the needs of 21st-century writers and readers, and […]

January 28, 2011

Appearing Elsewhere 0

You should totally go to Edan’s reading tonight. But if Brooklyn is inconvenient for you while Manhattan is somehow more manageable, Millions founder and editor Max will be appearing with several other editors at the National Book Critics Circle panel “How to Publish Book Reviews & Features” at The New School at 6:30pm.

January 27, 2011

Flatmancrooked Reading in Brooklyn 0

Attention New York-based readers:  This Friday evening at 7:00, The Millions staff writer Edan Lepucki will read from her novella If You’re Not Yet Like Me at Book Court bookstore in Brooklyn.  Joining her will be fellow Flatmancrooked author Shya Scanlon, who will read from his novel, Forecast. Don’t miss it!

January 3, 2011

Most Anticipated: The Great 2011 Book Preview 61

8,000 words strong and encompassing 76 titles, it’s the only 2011 book preview you will ever need.

October 7, 2010

Launch Edan Lepucki 2

You have until midnight tomorrow to launch The Millions staff writer Edan Lepucki’s novella, If You’re Not Yet Like Me, which Ben Fountain calls “extraordinary.” Don’t miss your chance!

October 4, 2010

Appearing Elsewhere 0

Today begins the Flatmancrooked LAUNCH of The Millions staff writer Edan Lepucki and her novella, If You’re Not Yet Like Me. Go here to pre-order a copy of the signed and numbered limited first edition.

July 23, 2010

Welcome Ujala! 0

We’d like to introduce you all to our new intern, Ujala Sehgal, who beat out 50+ other applicants for the position. Ujala lives in Manhattan and recently left a nascent career in corporate law to travel and focus on her writing. Her first full-length piece, about negotiating one’s limitations as a reader and writer, has […]