Dec 11, 2012 — Gift books should be special: arrestingly visual, deeply felt, quirky, comprehensive, important. We've combed the shelves to bring you several such suggestions, guaranteed to put a sparkle in the eyes of any big reader.
Dec 5, 2010 — Pulitzer-Prize winning author Richard Russo edited this year's compendium of the best short stories. He speaks to Audie Cornish about the best new voices in fiction.
Jul 15, 2011 — NPR coverage of The Best American Short Stories 2010 by Richard Russo and Heidi Pitlor. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.