Bougainville Island (Papua New Guinea)
Jul 17, 2011 — NPR coverage of Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Dec 27, 2007 — On the short list for this year's Man Booker Prize for Fiction was a novel by New Zealand writer Lloyd Jones. The brilliant and compelling Mister Pip is set on a remote South Pacific island called Bougainville as civil war breaks out.