Our Few And Evil Days. Written and directed by Mark O'Rowe. Abbey Theatre, Dublin. Until November 9. Runs until October 25. Rating: 4/5. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch.
The Mariner. By Hugo Hamilton. Directed by Patrick Mason. Gate Theatre. Runs until October 25. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch Rating: 3/5.
The Cancer Chronicles Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery. By George Johnson. Bodley Head, €11.50. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch.
Blue Mind: How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected and Better at What You Do. By Wallace J Nichols. Little, Brown, €18.90. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch.