Every year Kirkus Reviews publishes over 5,000 book reviews, covering every major book issued by a significant publisher. Along with Publisher's Weekly, Kirkus is one of the authoritative voices in the world of publishing.
Given all that it was a thrill and an honor to find out that I was included in their Best Books of 2006 List. The list included only 30 titles (that's both fiction and non-fiction). And if you look on page 8...there I am.