2006 National Book Awards
The 57th Annual National Book Awards were presented November 15, 2006, in New York City.
|Fiction:||The Echo Maker, Richard Powers, (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)|
|Nonfiction:||The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl, Timothy Egan, (Houghton Mifflin)|
|Poetry:||Splay Anthem, Nathaniel Mackey, (New Directions)|
|Young People's Literature:||The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Vol. 1: The Pox Party, M.T. Anderson, (Candlewick Press)|