Wellington author Lloyd Jones, seen here in 2007, has won or been nominated for many of New Zealand's and the world's leading literary awards, including the Deutz Medal for Fiction, 2001 (for The book of fame); the New Zealand Post Picture Book Award, 2004 (for Napoleon and the chicken farmer); the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, 2007 (for Mister Pip); the Man Booker Prize shortlist, 2007 (for Mister Pip); the Creative New Zealand Berlin Writers' Residency (2007); and the Prime Minister's Award for Literary Achievement (2008).
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Photograph by Glenn Jeffrey
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