The Wodehouse Prize, which goes to humorous books of literary fiction, has beenÂ awarded to Gary ShteyngartÂ for his novelÂ Super Sad True Love Story. He isthe first American ever to win the prize. U!S!A! U!S!A!
Shteyngart, of course, was the headliner for Verse Chapter Verse,Â The Stranger‘s books-and-music series, last year.