TIME

Crimes, cover-ups and competition

SMASH HIT Yokoyama’s sixth novel, Six Four, is his first to be translated into English

TWO MYSTERIES ARE AT THE HEART of Hideo Yokoyama’s Six Four: the 14-year-old cold case of a young girl’s murder and the recent disappearance of protagonist Yoshinobu Mikami’s teenage daughter. Yet most

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from TIME

TIME15 min readPolitics
Advocates
23 • Championing change BY LEWIS HAMILTON In 2020, Marcus Rashford took his many talents beyond the football field—where he is a star player for Manchester United and England’s national team—to respond to a national crisis: child hunger. “I know what
TIME6 min readCrime & Violence
The Call That I Always Have To Answer
“HELLO. THIS IS A COLLECT CALL FROM… [SOME VOICE that sounded like my brother’s], a prisoner at the Michigan Department of Corrections. If you feel you are being victimized or extorted by this prisoner, call customer service at [some number rattled o
TIME13 min read
Artists
25 • Pop prodigy BY KYLIE MINOGUE Dua Lipa is a shining star, blazing a dazzling trail through the pop cosmos. Just under four years ago, she released the first of her two albums. Today, she is dancing hand in hand with the zeitgeist, having carved w