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Joan Aiken Joan Aiken
American

Andre Dubus Andre Dubus
American

David Brooks David Brooks
Canadian, American

Mem Fox Mem Fox
Australian

Tayeb Salih Tayeb Salih
Sudanese

Claudia Lars Claudia Lars
Salvadoran

Don Marquis Don Marquis
American

Julio Cortazar Julio Cortazar
Argentinian
Moliere Moliere
French

Endre Ady Endre Ady
Hungarian
Chairil Anwar Chairil Anwar
Indonesian
Leo Rosten Leo Rosten
American

Ivan Cankar Ivan Cankar
Slovenian

Michael King Michael King
New Zealander

Mongo Beti Mongo Beti
Cameroonian
Anais Nin Anais Nin
American

John Lindley Byrne John Byrne
American

Basho Basho
Japanese
Subir Chowdhury Subir Chowdhury
Bangladeshi

P G Wodehouse P G Wodehouse
British, American
Fleur Adcock Fleur Adcock
New Zealander

Yanka Kupala Yanka Kupala
Belarusian, Russian
Eugenio Espejo Eugenio Espejo
Ecuadorian
John Reed John Reed
American

Amy Levy Amy Levy
British

Pearl Buck Pearl Buck
American