From the Quill Awards 2006, the Winner of the Book of the Year and Humor Winner ...(drum roll)
Don't Make A Black Woman Take Off Her Earrings by Tyler Perry
From Library Journal's Best Books 2006, The Best Mystery is In Plain Sight: A Joe Pickett Novel by C. J. Box, Best Science Fiction/Fantasy is Odyssey by Jack Mc Devitt and Best Thriller is Promise Me by Harlan Coben.
On the Publisher's Weekly Best Books of the Year are Justice for All by Jim Newton and Pretender by C. J. Cherryh.
Final drum roll, on the Los Angeles Times Best Books of the Year, there is Talk Talk by T. C. Boyle.