The Book On One

    Monday to Friday, 11.10pm


    You can listen back to the last four weeks of The Book on One here. Click on 'listen back further' and choose the date you would like to hear : Listen You can find the date of your chosen book in the section marked '2013 Archive' above.

    We also have a selection of classic books, which are available to listen to at any time in the 'classic reads' section above.

    The Book On One, 14-18 April 2014

    'The Testament of Mary' by Colm Tóibín

    In The Testament of Mary, Mary remembers the traumatic events which led to the death of her only son....her child. As their lives begin to take on the status of myth, she struggles to break the silence surrounding these events and to tell her truth as she remembers it.

    The book is read by Marie Mullen and published by Viking.


    About The Show

    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.

    You can listen back to the past four weeks of The Book on One using the Listen link above.

    The Book on One is produced by Aoife Nic Cormaic

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