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This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 2012.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015

Contents

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

Fiction (literary)Edit

Children and young peopleEdit

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

See 2012 in poetry

Science fiction and fantasyEdit

Crime, horror etc.Edit

Non-fictionEdit

DeathsEdit

AwardsEdit

 
Mo Yan in Stockholm to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  4. ^ Sussens-Messerer, Victoria (March 5, 2012). "Five hundred new fairy tales discovered in Germany". The Guardian. London. Retrieved March 5, 2012.
  5. ^ Page, Benedicte (April 19, 2012). "Ma Jian protest paints the London Book Fair red". The Guardian. UK. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  6. ^ Urquhart, Conal (July 7, 2012). "Gabriel García Márquez's writing career ended by dementia". The Guardian. London. Retrieved July 7, 2012.
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  8. ^ Atwood, Margaret. "Rachel Carson's Silent Spring, 50 years on | Books". The Guardian. London. Retrieved April 4, 2014.
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  11. ^ "Tallow Candle: Hans Christian Andersen's "first work"". BBC News. UK. December 13, 2012. Retrieved December 13, 2012.
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  13. ^ "Toni Morrison Receives Award, Talks About Her Next Novel – After Hours Blog". washingtonian.com. Retrieved February 1, 2012.
  14. ^ "The 2013 Pulitzer Prize Winners: Drama". Pulitzer.org. Retrieved April 25, 2013.
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  17. ^ "Polish Nobel winning poet Szymborska dies at 88". Reuters. February 1, 2012. Retrieved March 18, 2012.
  18. ^ "W.Va. poet laureate Irene McKinney dies at 72". Charleston Gazette-Mail. Charleston, West Virginia. February 4, 2012. Archived from the original on December 17, 2012. Retrieved February 5, 2012.
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  20. ^ Flood, Alison (March 29, 2012). "Adrienne Rich, award-winning poet and essayist, dies". The Guardian. UK. Retrieved March 29, 2012.
  21. ^ Coveney, Michael (March 30, 2012). "Obituary: John Arden". The Guardian. UK. Retrieved March 30, 2012.
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  26. ^ Fox, Margalit (May 8, 2012). "Maurice Sendak, Children's Author, Dies at 83". The New York Times.
  27. ^ Langer, Emily (May 23, 2012). "Jean Craighead George, author of My Side of the Mountain and Julie of the Wolves dies at 92". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 7, 2012.
  28. ^ DePalma, Anthony (May 15, 2012). "Carlos Fuentes, Mexican Man of Letters, Dies at 83". The New York Times.
  29. ^ George, Lynell (June 6, 2012). "Ray Bradbury, enduring author of fantasy, science fiction, dies at 91 – Page 2". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 7, 2012.
  30. ^ Flood, Alison (June 8, 2012). "Barry Unsworth, Booker prizewinner, dies at 81". The Guardian. UK. Retrieved June 8, 2012.
  31. ^ "Carol Kendall: Obituary". Lawrence Journal-World (ljworld.com). July 29, 2012. Retrieved July 29, 2012.
  32. ^ McGarry, Patsy (July 31, 2012). "Tributes paid to 'national treasure' Maeve Binchy". The Irish Times. Retrieved July 31, 2012.
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  37. ^ "Author Nina Bawden dies aged 87". BBC News. August 22, 2012. Retrieved August 22, 2012.
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  40. ^ "Mexican Writer Ernesto de la Peña Dies". Latin American Herald Tribune. Retrieved September 10, 2012.
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  43. ^ Rothstein, Mervyn (September 17, 2012). "Louis Simpson a Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet dies at 89". New York Times. Retrieved September 18, 2012.
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  45. ^ "Larrikin author Robert G. Barrett dies". abc.net.au. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
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  47. ^ Hevesi, Dennis (September 27, 2012). "Irving Adler, Author of Science and Math Books for the Young, Dies at 99". The New York Times. Retrieved September 28, 2012.
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  53. ^ "Czech writer, dissident Jan Trefulka dies". Czech News Agency. Retrieved November 22, 2012.
  54. ^ Flood, Alison (December 14, 2012). "Gene Wolfe wins grand master award for science fiction and fantasy". The Guardian. London. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
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  57. ^ 2012 Winner, Anna Funder[permanent dead link], Miles Franklin Literary Awards, 20 June 2012. Accessed 23 June 2013. Archived, July 15, 2013.
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  59. ^ "Dr Martin Thomas wins 2012 National Biography Award". Australian National University. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
  60. ^ "Chinese writer Mo Yan wins Nobel prize". The Irish Times. October 11, 2012. Retrieved October 11, 2012.

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