THE BOOK ON ONE
We produce excerpted books nightly on RTE Radio 1 in Ireland.
Over the past year we’ve excerpted books which have included:
- Dept of Speculation – Jenny Offill
- Spill Simmer Falter Wither by Sara Baume
- Tanglewood by Dermot Bolger
- The Lives of Women Christine Dwyer Hickey
- Roddy Doyle’s Barrytown Trilogy – The Commitments, The Snapper and The Van read by Roddy Doyle for One City One Book.
- Dubliners 100 – Short stories
- After Me Comes The Flood
- The Real Charlotte – Sommerville and Ross
- Jernigan by David Gates
- H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
- The Mark and The Void by Paul Murray read by Dermot Magennis
- The Green Road by Anne Enright read by Eva Birthistle
- Proxopera by Benedict Kiely read by Gerard McSorley.
- Academy St – Mary Costello
- The Overcoat – Gogol
- Truman Capote’s Christmas Stories
- A Place Called Winter – Patrick Gale
- Emma by Jane Austen
- A History of the Rain – Niall Williams
- The Thirty Nine Steps – John Buchan
- Tender – Belinda McKeon
- The Small Widow – Janet McNeill
- The Sound of Things Falling – Juan Gabriel Vasquez
- The Wherewithal – Philip Schultz
- The Closet of Savage Mementos – Nuala Ni Chnonchuir
- Nora Webster by Colm Toibin read by Fiona Shaw (Abridged from a version by Penguin).
- My Brilliant Friend – Elena Ferrante .
Each night you can hear a range of books from debuts to classics from Irish and international writers.
11.10pm RTE Radio 1.