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Six four

Hideo Yokoyama

Six four

by Hideo Yokoyama

  • 130 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kidnapping,
  • Police,
  • Investigation,
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation),
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Translation from the Japanese of: Rokuyon.

    Other titles6 4
    StatementHideo Yokoyama ; translated from the Japanese by Jonathan Lloyd-Davies
    ContributionsLloyd-Davies, Jonathan, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL877.5.O369 R6513 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 566 pages
    Number of Pages566
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27226561M
    ISBN 100374265518
    ISBN 109780374265519
    LC Control Number2016027110
    OCLC/WorldCa946693776

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The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Yokoyama, Hideo. Six Four. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, First American edition. Yoshinobu Mikami’s daughter Ayumi had recently gone missing. Mikami worked as the Press Director, communicating police news to.

Six Four, the sixth novel by Hideo Yokoyama but his first to get an English translation, sold in his home country at the Rowling-like rate of a million copies in six days, making the author a.

But “Six Four” is a crime novel, set right here in our world — a world that this story’s hero, a middle-aged prefectural policeman named Yoshinobu Mikami, comes to find nearly unrecognizable, a.

Six Four by Hideo Yokoyama review – riveting, slow-burn thriller Hideo Yokoyama’s bestseller combines classic crime elements with a twisting. Hideo Yokoyama (横山 秀夫) worked as an investigative reporter with a regional newspaper north of Tokyo for 12 years before striking out on his own as a fiction made his literary debut in when his collection of police stories Kage no kisetsu (Season of Shadows) won the Matsumoto Seicho Prize; the volume was also short-listed for the Naoki Prize/5.

Six Four, which may be the author's magnum opus, is ostensibly about a kidnapping, but that is only one detail in a massive, sprawling campus. For five days in. Six Four is also a fascinating portrait of contemporary Japan." - Gregory Leon Miller, San Francisco Chronicle "This is a doorstopper of a book, crammed with detail, and the reader needs a bit of patience to get through certain passages.

"Six Four" (the title refers to a particular year in the Japanese calendar) is well seasoned with Japanese ways. There is a great deal of bowing, which is all but canceled out by a great deal of. SIX FOUR by Kirkus Reviews Issue: Nov. 15, Categories: While much of the book is clumsy, contrived, and silly, it is while reading passages of the diary that one may actually find oneself laughing out : Hideo Yokoyama.

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The novel takes place in D– Prefecture, a fictional region four hours away from Tokyo, struggling to. Six Four makes its U.S. debut four years after it came out in Japan, where it was a literary blockbuster. The book sold more than a million copies and was adapted both for film and for TV.

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