Each year, The Best Australian Stories anthology showcases the country's most exciting short fiction. Short stories have enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in the years since the series began, and some of today's most celebrated short-fiction writers made their debuts in this much-loved annual. In 2011, Black Inc. presents the best of the best - the best Australian short stories of the past decade. By turns comic and heartbreaking, devastatingly realistic and dazzlingly inventive, this indispensible book will delight and entertain for years to come. Contributors include Australia's most masterful writers: Tim Winton, Murray Bail, Nam Le, Amanda Lohrey, Luke Davies, Steven Amsterdam, Robert Drewe, Cate Kennedy, Mandy Sayer, Delia Falconer, Frank Moorhouse, Peter Goldsworthy, Eva Hornung and many more.