The Best American Short Stories 2009

by Heidi Pitlor and Alice Sebold

The oldest and bestselling Best American, THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES 2009 will be selected by  Alice Sebold, author of the bestseller THE LOVELY BONES.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780618792252
  • ISBN-10: 0618792252
  • Pages: 368
  • Publication Date: 10/08/2009
  • Carton Quantity: 24

About the book

Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provacative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" (Chicago Tribune). The collection boasts great variety from "famous to first-timers, sifted from major magazines and little reviews, grand and little worlds" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), ensuring yet another rewarding, eduring edition of the oldest and best-selling Best American.

About the author
Heidi Pitlor

HEIDI PITLOR is a former senior editor at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and has been the series editor for The Best American Short Stories since 2007. She is the author of the novels The Birthdays and The Daylight Marriage.