The Book On One

The Book On One

Monday to Friday, 11.20pm

thebookonone@rte.ie

28 January to 1 February

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.

THIS WEEK

18 to 22 July – ‘After Me Comes The Flood’ by Sarah Perry, read by Peter Hanly

A man happens upon a mysterious house in the woods, and is welcomed by a group of strangers who seem to know him.

HOW TO LISTEN BACK TO THE BOOK ON ONE

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

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4 to 15 July – ‘The Green Road’ by Anne Enright, read by Eva Birthistle (two weeks)

27 June to 1 July - ‘Return of the Brute’ by Liam O’Flaherty, read by David Heap

20 to 24 June - ‘The Thirty-Nine Steps’ by John Buchan, read by Eamonn Hunt

‘The Forgotten Waltz’ by Anne Enright

‘The Forgotten Waltz’ by Anne Enright, read by Cathy Belton.

Set against the backdrop of the financial crash, Enright’s most recent novel focuses on the repercussions of an adulterous affair.

‘The Forgotten Waltz’ by Anne Enright is published by Vintage Books.

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