This is a preorder. McSweeney’s Issue 66 will be released spring 2022. Books will ship prior to release. All subscriptions to McSweeney’s Quarterly placed by June 30 will begin with this issue, while supplies last.

McSweeney’s National Magazine Award-winning quarterly brings you our 66th issue, an elegant paperback festooned with coded illustrations by Jacques Kleynhans (see how many versions of the number 66 you can spot). Featuring “Willie the Weirdo,” a brand-new story by legendary horror writer Stephen King; plus stories by Taisia Kitaiskaia, Hernan Diaz, and T.C. Boyle; poems by Soviet poet Anna Akhmatova newly translated by Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky; a surreal full-color comic by Teddy Goldenberg; letters from Samantha Hunt and Kate Folk; and more. McSweeney’s Issue 66 promises a rip-roaring time you won’t soon forget—peel back its pages and dig in.

Featuring original stories by:
Nicky Gonzalez
T. C. Boyle
Hernan Diaz
Corinna Vallianatos
Stephen King
Taisia Kitaiskaia
Victor Ladis Schultz
Carl Napolitano
Ada Zhang

An illustrated story by Teddy Goldenberg

Poetry by Anna Akhmatova
Translated by Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky

And letters by:
Samantha Hunt
Shayna Conde
Kate Folk
Afabwaje Kurian