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

Author Pronunciations

32 last names beginning with "B"

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BROCK-my-er
bro-cor
buck-min
booZHOLD (first syllable rhymes approximately with rouge)
Elizabeth Zandile Tshele is pronounced approximately zan-dal-shull. Her pen name, NoViolet Bulawayo, is pronounced as it looks
au-GUS-ten
BYE-uht
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