The Book On One

The Book On One

Monday to Friday, 11.20pm

Book On One

The Book ON ONE presents a mix of celebrated classic stories, international and Irish language writing, as well as the best of new fiction and memoir specially slected for their current and timeless appeal. 

It broadcasts nightly from Monday to Friday at 11.20pm during RTÉ Radio 1's 'Late Date' and is read for your pleasure by the books' authors or by one of a wonderful cast of professional readers.

In the mix are celebrated classic stories, international and Irish language writing, as well as the best of new fiction and memoir with a current and timeless appeal.

This week

John Connell reads from his I2018 rish Book Awards Short-listed book 'The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Farm published by Granta. In exchange for an opportunity to concentrate on writing for a living, the author has come to live back home and help out with the running the of farm on which he grew up in Co Longford, 

 

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.]

Book On One - The Iron Age by Arje Kajermo Episode 10

Book On One - The Iron Age by Arje Kajermo Episode 10

Ali White reads episode 10/10 of the novel The Iron Age by Arje Kajermo. Its narrator is a young Finnish girl who relates the story of her life and family. The Iron Age is published by Tramp Press.

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