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

Author Pronunciations

4 last names beginning with "J"

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jakes (rhymes with makes)
mar GEE-arn
CARE-ol-lin jour-din (as in journey)
Yuung-ger
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