The June 2021 issue of Locus has interviews with Charles Yu and A.C. Wise and a spotlight on artist Reiko Murakami. The issue lists US and UK forthcoming books titles through March 2022. News covers the SFWA election winners, developments in the HMH acquisition, the Federal Writers’ Project, SFWA’s #DisneyMustPay joint task force, Ignyte finalists, Seiun nominees, the Aurora Awards ballot, Guggenheim Fellowship winners, the new Analog Award for Emerging Black Voices, and much more. The column by Kameron Hurley is entitled “Endings (And Beginnings)”. Obituaries remember Marvin Kaye, Dan Sakers, Jan Stirling, Jim Rittenhouse, and Anish Deb. Reviews cover new titles by Nghi Vo, Daryl Gregory, Octavia Cade, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Catherynne M. Valente, C.L. Polk, Shelley Parker-Chan, P. Djèlí Clark, Christopher Buehlman, T. Kingfisher, David Ebenbach, Carrie Vaughn, Kazuo Ishiguro, J. Robert Lennon, Teffi, Aleksey Remizov, Bethany C. Morrow, Caroline O’Donoghue, Suyi Davies Okungbowa, Ben Okri, Stephen King, Tenea D. Johnson, Rena Rossner, A.C. Wise, J.S. Breukelaar, Thomas Connolly, and others.