Synopses & Reviews
The preeminent short fiction series since 1915, The Best American Short Stories continues to dazzle and delight with its rich collection of talent, chosen each year by a distinguished master of the form. Marking the series' debut in audio with nine selected stories and an introduction by guest editor Garrison Keillor, this volume showcases a new generation of writers already distinguished by their confidence and power. Their works appear here alongside new stories by such well-known authors as John Updike and Annie Proulx.
Edited by beloved storyteller Garrison Keillor, this year's volume promises to be full of humor, surprises, and, as always, accomplished writing by new and familiar voices. The preeminent short fiction series since 1915, The Best American Short Stories is the only volume that annually offers the finest works chosen by a distinguished best-selling author.