Best American Short Story

These are Literary magazines that have had work selected to appear in Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories Magazines). Our list is long and every growing. It is not like other list on the web. It is dynamic. These listings connect to detailed and condensed information about these magazines sent to us by the editors. Generally the listing will give you a very good idea of what the publication and the editor is looking for.

The Best American Short Stories Anthology is simply one of the best, if not the best, anthology in the country. They have published great American authors like Oates, King, Carver, Updike and many others. It is the standard of excellence for short story anthologies. Each issues is guest authored, and those authors are some of the best authors in the country. They pick work from magazines around the country. The Best American Short Stories magazines are listed here on this page.

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Alaska Quarterly Review

Alaska Quarterly Review
Alaska Quarterly Review Website: From the Editor Alaska Quarterly Review is one of America?s premier literary magazines and a source of powerful, new voices. AQR publishes short stories, short novellas, novel excerpts, short plays, poetry,…

Antioch Review

Antioch Review
Antioch Review Website: From the Publisher The Antioch Review is one of the best literary magazines in the country. We rate the Antioch Review as number 25 of our Top 50 Literary Magazines list. From…

Colorado Review

Colorado Review
Magazine Name: Colorado Review Website: Editor: Stephanie G'Schwind Print Magazine? Yes Mailing Address: 9105 Campus Delivery Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO 80523-9105 Email: Circulation: 1100 Submission Guidelines: Approximate Response Time two months Publishes: 3…

Oxford American

Oxford American
Magazine Name: Oxford American Website: Twitter: Facebook: Editor: Marc Smirnoff Print Magazine? Yes Mailing Address: Box 3235 Little Rock, AR 72203-3235 Email: Circulation: 55,000 Submission Guidelines: Approximate Response Time 4-6 weeks Publishes: Quarterly Year Founded:…

Ploughshares

Ploughshares
Ploughshares Website From the Editor Ploughshares has published quality literature since 1971. Best known for our award-winning Ploughshares literary journal, we also publish Ploughshares Solos, digital-first long stories and essays, and a lively literary blog.…

The Iowa Review

The Iowa Review
The Iowa Review Website From the editor The Iowa Review is an American literary magazine that publishes fiction, poetry, essays, and reviews. The magazine–currently in its 42nd year–is published in April, August, and December of…

Tin House

Tin House
Tin House   Tin House Magazine is one of America's leading literary magazines. Tin House publishes both fiction and poetry. First published in 1999 and quickly began setting standards for literary magazines. The magazine has…

ZYZZYVA

ZYZZYVA
Magazine Name: ZYZZYVA Website: Twitter: Facebook: #!/pages/ZYZZYVA-Literary-Magazine/210550845645981 Editor: Laura Cogan Print Magazine? Yes Mailing Address: 466 Geary St, Suite 401 San Francisco, CA 94102 Email: Circulation: 2000 Submission Guidelines: Approximate Response Time 3 Months Publishes:…