The Book On One

    Monday to Friday, 11.10pm

    The Book on One is a celebration of writing from all over the world, with five 15-minute excerpts from a single book broadcast each week.

    HOW TO LISTEN TO THE BOOK ON ONE

    You can listen back to the last four weeks of The Book on One here:  Listen 

    ['Listen' will open the most recent episode in the RTÉ Radio Player.  If you would like to hear an earlier episode, please click on 'Listen back further' - in the middle of the Player screen - which will open a calendar.]

    16 to 27 May - 'Jane Eyre' by Charlotte Brontë, read by Jane Brennan (over two weeks)

    9 to 13 May - 'The Mark and the Void' by Paul Murray, read by Dermot Magennis

    2 to 6 May - 'Dept. of Speculation' by Jenny Offill, read by Cathy Belton

    The Book on One, 30 May to 10 June (two weeks)

    ‘Great Expectations’ by Charles Dickens, read by Marcus Lamb

    One of Dickens’ most popular novels, the coming of age story of the orphaned Pip.

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    Schedule Open Schedule