Books Best American Fantasy Paperback, 459 pages, Diamond Comic Distributors, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleBest American Fantasy Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Presents twenty-nine short fantasy stories published by American authors in 2006, featuring such authors as Kelly Link, Tony D'Souza, and Peter LaSalle. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Best American Fantasy Critics' Lists: Summer '07 Savor the Season with a Picnic of Good Books June 4, 2007 Summer is the season we can finally tackle the books that have been piling up on our desks and forming small mountains on the floor. Book critic Alan Cheuse offers a selection of some of the best books of late spring and early summer, and some classics that are always present in his literary landscape. Savor the Season with a Picnic of Good Books Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/10580049/10712708" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Summer Books 2007: Excerpts Excerpt: 'Origin Story' June 4, 2007 Kelly Link's "Origin Story" appears in Best American Fantasy, the first in a new series of anthologies edited by Jeff and Ann VanderMeer. The collection includes the work of writers such as Kevin Brockmeier, Tony D'Souza, Robin Hemley and Brian Evenson.