Literature Quiz / Birthplace of NYT Best Selling Authors

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Can you name the modern-day countries where the authors of New York Times' best-selling books were born?

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Franz Werfel
(The Song of Bernadette - 1942)
Mika Waltari
(The Egyptian - 1949-50)
John Hersey
(The Wall - 1950)
Vladimir Nabokov
(Lolita - 1958)
J. R. R. Tolkien
(The Silmarillion - 1977-80)
Umberto Eco
(The Name of the Rose - 1983)
Khaled Hosseini
(A Thousand Splendid Suns - 2007-08)
Liza Marklund
(The Postcard Killers - 2010)
Paula Hawkins
(Into the Water - 2017)
Michael J. Fox
(Lucky Man - 2002)
John McEnroe
(You Cannot Be Serious - 2002)*
Paul Burrell
(A Royal Duty - 2003)
Barack Obama
(The Audacity of Hope - 2006-07)
Ishmael Beah
(A Long Way Gone - 2007)
Dinesh D'Souza
(Obama's America - 2012)
Reza Aslan
(Zealot - 2013)
Arianna Huffington
(Thrive - 2014)
Thomas Piketty
(Capital in the Twenty-First Century - 2014)

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