Recent Articles

August 17, 2009

The Myth of the Recluse 1

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Nathan Bransford points out that nobody is “just an author.” Even Thomas Pynchon promotes himself.

August 16, 2009

Ask a Book Question: #74 (Just One Book) 32

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If you could read just one novel, what would it be?

August 16, 2009

Welcome to the New themillions.com 11

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We’ve long felt the great writing here needed a little room to breathe.

August 13, 2009

Bookstore Pricing Wars 0

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E-book pricing wars continue. Sony tries to hit the Kindle where it hurts by offering cheaper e-books. Meanwhile, $0 is becoming an important price point at the Kindle store.

August 13, 2009

Pynchon Angst 0

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Sam Anderson hates Thomas Pynchon.

August 13, 2009

Bookstore Tour Fun 0

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An indie bookstore fan uses our bookstore tour as a jumping-off point for a literary day in Manhattan. You can too.

August 13, 2009

August Open Letters 0

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The August issue of Open Letters is available. Nestled amidst the literary fare are early Oscar nominations from Sarah Hudson and a piece on the video game The Sims by Phillip A. Lobo.

August 13, 2009

Lit Mag Book Trailer 0

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Electric Literature teamed up with animator Jonathan Ashley and musician Nick DeWitt to produce an animated trailer for Jim Shepard’s “Your Fate Hurtles Down at You,” a story which appeared in the literary magazine’s first issue.

August 13, 2009

Poker Buddies BOMB 0

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BOMB Magazine has a conversation between poker buddies Nam Le and Charles D’Ambrosio.

August 13, 2009

Portrait Book Documentary 0

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Years ago, we wrote about La Porte, Indiana, a nifty book with a connection to Found Magazine chronicling a cache of found photographs from a small town. Now the book is being made into a documentary.