By Hideo Yokoyama
Four interlinked novellas set in the world of Six Four
Hideo Yokoyama (Author)
Born in 1957, Hideo Yokoyama worked for twelve years as an investigative reporter with a regional newspaper north of Tokyo, before becoming one of Japan's most acclaimed fiction writers. Prefecture D is his third work to be translated into the English language.
Jonathan Lloyd-Davies (Translator)
Jonathan Lloyd-Davies studied Japanese at Durham and Chinese at Oxford. His other translations include Edge by Koji Suzuki, which received the Shirley Jackson award for best novel. Originally from Wales, he now resides in Tokyo.
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21 Mar 2019
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He's a master. — New York Times Book Review
Very different . . . to almost anything out there. — Observer
Yokoyama possesses that elusive trait of a first-rate novelist: the ability to grab readers' interest and never let go. — Washington Post
An education about Japan. — David Peace
Addictive. — The Times