Table of Contents for Best American Short Stories 2013


Foreword ix
Introduction xiii
Daniel Alarcón
The Provincials
1(30)
From Granta
Charles Baxter
Bravery
31(16)
From Tin House
Michael Byers
Malaria
47(11)
From Bellevue Literary Review
Junot Diaz
Miss Lora
58(14)
From The New Yorker
Karl Taro Greenfeld
Horned Men
72(13)
From Zyzzyva
Gish Jen
The Third Dumpster
85(8)
From Granta
Bret Anthony Johnston
Encounters With Unexpected Animals
93(4)
From Esquire
Sheila Kohler
Magic Man
97(15)
From Yale Review
David Means
The Chair
112(8)
From Paris Review
Steven Millhauser
A Voice In The-Night
120(18)
From The New Yorker
Lorrie Moore
Referential
138(7)
From The New Yorker
Alice Munro
Train
145(28)
From Harper's Magazine
Antonya Nelson
Chapter Two
173(12)
From The New Yorker
Kirstin Valdez Quade
Nemecia
185(18)
From Narrative Magazine
Suzanne Rivecca
Philanthropy
203(18)
From Granta
George Saunders
The Semplica-Girl Diaries
221(25)
From The New Yorker
Jim Shepard
The World To Come
246(29)
From One Story
Elizabeth Tallent
The Wilderness
275(10)
From Threepenny Review
Joan Wickersham
The Tunnel, Or The News From Spain
285(23)
From Glimmer Train
Callan Wink
Breatharians
308(19)
From The New Yorker
Contributors' Notes 327(12)
Other Distinguished Stories Of 2012 339(4)
Editorial Addresses of American and Canadian Magazines Publishing Short Stories 343