Guidance on how to pronounce author names, for authors whose last name begins with "H"!

Author Pronunciations

35 last names beginning with "H"

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HEH-lohn Hab-ILH-uh. The first syllable of "Habila" is pronounced like the first syllable of "habit."
ROW-ee HAWZH. First syllable is pronounced like the word for a fight or disturbance, not like what you do in a boat.
The h on the end is silent, so pronounced haig
dayvid HAL-buhr-STAM
shan-non hale (rhymes with rail)
HAL-in-ann. First syllable pronounced like the name "Hal."
Moh-sin Hum-eed
yoo-VALL ha-RAHR-ee
HAR-Bahk
HAR-ding
HAR-jo
lin-AY-uh HART-syk-er
Rhymes with sheriff
Huh-SHEE-mee
TOO-puh-low HAAS-man
HAW-lee
SHAY-muss HEE-nee (some sources say HAY-nee)
gowte hay-voll (approximately)
HEP-in-stall (rhymes with pep)
IHM-uh-jin HER-meez GOW-er
luh-MAR
http://www.mickherron.com/
hi-a-sen
ke-ee-go hee-ga-shee-no
rhymes with rogue
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