07/01/2014 02:59 pm ET Updated Aug 31, 2014

7 Beach Reads by International Authors (PHOTOS)

There are many deserving authors making waves overseas, though their work tends to slide under the American radar. New releases out of Japan, Hungary, China and more are anything but predictable, adding an international flair to a summer reading list. Read on for seven books to pick up and bring with you wherever you're headed this season. —Nell McShane Wulfhart

10 Beach Reads by International Authors (PHOTOS)

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