A lot has been happening in the literary world this week, so here’s a Top 10 Hot Spot list of all the latest news & views.
Most overlooked books of 2012 – a literary mixtape
Jamie Oliver and JK Rowling battle it out for Christmas top spot
Overwhelming response to Foyle’s revamp plans
Self-publishing case studies
Angela Carter named best writer of a century
What writers can learn from Literary Death Match
Mo Yan delivers Nobel Prize Speech (with some controversial notes on censorship)
NaNoWriMo churned out 3 billion words this year
Book-scanning robot coming to a library near you?