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.

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    25 to 29 April - 'The Lives of Women' by Christine Dwyer Hickey, read by Anne Byrne

    18 to 22 April - 'Fallen' by Lia Mills, read by the author

    11 to 15 April - 'History of the Rain' by Niall Williams, read by Aileen Mythen

    4 to 8 April - 'Good Behaviour' by Molly Keane, read by Maureen Toal

    Book On One Monday 11 February 2013

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    'Pride and Prejudice’ by Jane Austen, read by Karen Ardiff.

    ‘It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife…’

    So begins one of Jane Austen’s best-loved novels, which celebrates its 200th birthday this year.

    Throughout Valentine’s week, listeners to The Book on One will be treated to the tale of the relationship between Austen’s feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet and the aloof Mr Darcy.

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