Best of the bests
Coming to a bookstore near you: the 2010 editions of three nonfiction anthologies from the always satisfying "Best American" series.
The Best American Crime Reporting 2010 (Ecco), guest editor Stephen Dubner, collects work by such luminaries as Calvin Trillin, Jeffrey Toobin, Lisa Cohen and Charles Bowden.
The Best American Essays 2010 (Ecco), guest editor Christopher Hitchens, features choice pieces by Ian McEwan, Zadie Smith, David Sedaris and John Edgar Wideman.
The Best American Sportswriting (Ecco), guest editor Peter Gammons, has a lineup that includes Malcolm Gladwell, Cynthia Gorney, Michael Lewis and Jennifer Kahn.
Colette Bancroft, Times book editor