We didn't attend this year's ThrillerFest, which was in New York and just too close, timing-wise, to Comic-Con. But the 2007 Thriller Awards were presented Saturday night, and here are the winners.
BEST NOVEL: Killer Instinct, Joseph Finder (St. Martin's Press)
BEST FIRST NOVEL: Mr. Clarinet, Nick Stone (Michael Joseph Ltd/HarperCollins)
BEST PAPERBACK ORIGINAL: An Unquiet Grave, P.J. Parrish (Pinnacle)
BEST SCREENPLAY: The Good Shepherd, screenplay by Eric Roth
...and as announced, the 2007 ThrillerMaster of the Year: James Patterson