2006 Popular Books and Bestsellers

2006 Books & Bestsellers

2006 Fiction Top Ten Books

(according to Publisher’s Weekly)
1. For One More Day by Mitch Albom
2. Cross by James Patterson
3. Dear John by Nicholas Sparks
4. Next by Michael Crichton
5. Hannibal Rising by Thomas Harris
6. Lisey’s Story by Stephen King
7. Twelve Sharp by Janet Evanovich
8. Cell by Stephen King
9. Beach Road by James Patterson and Peter de Jonge
10. The Fifth Horseman by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
11. Judge & Jury by James Patterson and Andrew Gross
12. At Risk by Patricia Cornwell
13. Wild Fire by Nelson DeMille
14. Treasure of Khan by Clive Cussler and Dirk Cussler
15. Brother Odd by Dean Koontz, Bantam

2006 Non-Fiction Books

1. The Innocent Man by John Grisham
2. You: On a Diet- The Owners Manual for Waist Management by Michael F. Roizen, M.D. and Mehmet C. Oz, M.D.
3. Marley & Me by John Grogan
4. The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama
5. Culture Warrior by Bill O’Reilly
6. Guinness World Records 2007
7. The Best Life Diet by Bob Greene
8. Cesar’s Way: The Natural Everyday Guide to Understanding and Correcting Common Dog Problems by Cesar Millan and Melissa Jo Peltier
9. The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman, Farrar
10. State of Denial: Bush at War Part III by Bob Woodward
11. The Purpose-Driven Life by Rick Warren, Zondervan
12. Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
13. Inside My Heart: Choosing to Live with Passion and Purpose by Robin McGraw
14. Paula Deen Celebrates!: Best Dishes and Best Wishes for the Best Times of Your Life by Paula Deen and Martha Nesbit
15. Godless: The Church of Liberalism by Ann Coulter Forum

New York Times Bestsellers

Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin
My Friend Leonard by James Frey
For Laci by Sharon Rocha
Marley & Me by John Grogan
Don’t Make a Black Woman Take Off Her Earrings by Tyler Perry
Dispatches From the Edge by Anderson Cooper
Godless by Ann Coulter
Wisdom of Our Fathers by Tim Russert
Fiasco by Thomas E. Ricks
I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron
Culture Warrior by Bill O’Reilly
State of Denial by Bob Woodward
The Innocent Man by John Grisham
The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama

Amazon’s Top 10 Books

1. Good to Great by Jim Collins
2. Now, Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham
3. Good to Great and the Social Sectors by Jim Collins
4. The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman
5. Marley and Me by John Grogan
6. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
7. YOU: The Owner’s Manual by Michael F. Roizen
8. YOU, on a Diet by Michael F. Roizen
9. Night by Elie Wiesel
10. The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

Oprah’s Book Club Selections

Night by Elie Wiesel

Young Adult

New Moon (Twilight, #2) by Stephenie Meyer
An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2) by Rick Riordan
Specials (Uglies, #3) by Scott Westerfeld
The End (A Series of Unfortunate Events #13) by Lemony Snicket
The Lost Colony (Artemis Fowl #5) by Eoin Colfer
Just Listen by Sarah Dessen
Rebel Angels (Gemma Doyle #2) by Libba Bray
Volume VII: Party Princess / The Princess Diaries: Seventh Heaven by Meg Cabot
Volume VII and 1/2: Sweet Sixteen Princess (Princess Diaries) by Meg Cabot
Volume VII and 3/4: Valentine Princess (Princess Diaries) by Meg Cabot
Fablehaven: Shadow Mountain (Fablehaven #1) by Brandon Mull
I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls #1) by Ally Carter
2006 Nobel Prize in Literature
Most Popular Books of 2006, according to GoodReads
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