The Book On One

The Book On One

Monday to Friday, 11.20pm

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.

CURRENT SERIES 

13 to 24 February - 'Sense and Sensibility' by Jane Austen, read by Kathy Rose O'Brien.

Two hundred years after Austen’s death, a new recording of her enduringly popular novel about the Dashwood sisters – sensible Elinor and impetuous Marianne.

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 

['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.]

6 to 10 February - ‘Dinosaurs On Other Planets’ by Danielle McLaughlin, read by Andrew Bennett.

30 January to 3 February - 'Astray', short stories by Emma Donoghue, read by Caitríona Ní Mhurchú.

23 to 27 January - 'Not The Same Sky' by Evelyn Conlon, read by the author.

‘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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