Crime Fiction: Even the Dead: A Quirke Mystery. By Benjamin Black. Penguin/Viking, €17.50.
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Fiction: The Mark and the Void. By Paul Murray. Hamish Hamilton, €17.50.
Non-fiction: The Nearest Thing to Life. By James Wood. Jonathan Cape, €17.50.
Non-fiction: Instrumental: A Memoir of Madness, Medication and Music. By James Rhodes. Canongate Books, €23.
Russian soloist Alina Ibragimova is set to illuminate the National Concert Hall.
Dublin-born soprano Sandra Oman leads the Opera in the Open singers at Wood Quay in Dublin