Lloyd Jones wins another award for Mister Pip. It took me awhile to figure out why my home state was honoring a writer from New Zealand. But I did figure it out: they’re not. From TVNZ (“Lloyd Jones clinches Montana award“):
Lloyd Jones has won the medal for fiction or poetry with his universally acclaimed novel, Mister Pip, at the Montana New Zealand Book Awards presented at a gala ceremony in Auckland on Monday night.