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June 7, 2010

Help Wanted! The Millions Seeks an Intern CLOSED 0


Our intern will join a great group of creative thinkers and have the opportunity to get their work edited by the working writers among us and potentially see their pieces published at The Millions.

April 13, 2010

Welcome Jacob! 0


We’re welcoming another regular to The Millions. You’ll recognize Jacob Lambert from his ongoing series “The Road (A Comedic Translation),” and he’ll be doing more humor pieces for us as well as whatever else he comes up with. Jacob has written for MAD Magazine for several years. He also has a regular column in Philly […]

March 24, 2010

The Millions Turns Seven 7


The Millions was started on this day seven years, four urls, and umpteen layouts ago.

January 22, 2010

Welcome Emily St. John Mandel! 0


To kick off 2010, we at The Millions are thrilled to announce that Emily St. John Mandel has joined us as a regular contributor. Emily lives in Brooklyn. Her first novel, Last Night In Montreal, was recently published by Unbridled Books; her second novel, The Singer’s Gun, will be published by the same press in […]

September 4, 2009

Welcome Sonya 0


Today, we are officially adding a new regular contributor to The Millions. Those of you who have been reading The Millions for the last several months will be familiar with Sonya’s writing (collected here). Particularly recommended are Sonya’s essay on the complications of choosing a book cover design for her forthcoming novel and her clever […]

August 16, 2009

Welcome to the New 11


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

May 14, 2009

The Millions is now Available via Kindle 0


Our ambivalence about the Kindle has been on full display of late. Still, when Amazon recently opened up its Kindle blog subscription program to all blogs it seemed worth trying, if only to satiate our curiosity about what it entails. With The Millions freely available for all readers, its hard to imagine why someone might […]

May 5, 2009

Tonight on 4th Avenue 0


Tonight’s installment of the Pacific Standard Fiction Series here in Brooklyn features Benjamin Kunkel, author of Indecision and Rivka Galchen, author of Atmospheric Disturbances. Books will be for sale on-site, and drink specials will be chosen by dartboard. The reading starts at 7 p.m. at Pacific Standard. Hope to see you there!

May 3, 2009

The Day After 3


We had great fun on The Millions’ NYC Indie Bookstore Tour yesterday. Defying the dire forecast, the weather cleared up after the first stop, and it turned out to be a glorious day for walking and looking at books. We met a lot of great people and visited some very cool bookstores. The early consensus […]

May 2, 2009

The Millions’ Bookstore Tour is on for Today (Saturday) 0


Despite the weather forecast, we have decided to brave the raindrops and proceed with the bookstore tour as planned today (Sunday’s forecast looks worse anyway). We’ll see you at Three Lives at 11am. All the details are available in the updated itinerary.