Online voting is currently under way for this year's Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards, including the crime fiction shortlist.
The six novels in the "Crime Fiction Award" category are:
- Alex Barclay - The Drowning Child
- Sam Blake - Little Bones
- Tana French - The Trespasser
- Liz Nugent - Lying In Wait
- William Ryan - The Constant Soldier
- Catherine Ryan Howard - Distress Signals
Votes may be cast until midnight on 11th November 2016. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony in Dublin on 16th November.