Booker At Bedtime

Seven special Booker Prize programmes.

Over the next six weekday nights, extracts from this year's shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

The 1997 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on the evening of Tuesday, 14 October.

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The 1991

£20,000 Booker

Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 22

October. Over the next six weekday nights, an extract from each of the six shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight: Time'sArrow by Martin Amis.

Read by Alan Barker. Producer David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Amis.

Read By: Alan Barker.

Producer: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911014]

The 1991

£20,000 Booker

Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 22

October. Over the next six weekday nights, an extract from each of the six shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight: Time'sArrow by Martin Amis.

Read by Alan Barker. Producer David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Amis.

Read By: Alan Barker.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Martin Amis.

Read By: Alan Barker.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Martin Amis.

Read By: Alan Barker.

Producer: David Hunter

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2: The Van by Roddy Doyle.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

Contributors

Unknown: Roddy Doyle.

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

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2: The Van by Roddy Doyle.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

Contributors

Unknown: Roddy Doyle.

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

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Unknown: Roddy Doyle.

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

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Unknown: Roddy Doyle.

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

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3: Such a Long journey by Rohinton Mistry.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Contributors

Unknown: Rohinton Mistry.

Read By: Emma Fielding

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3: Such a Long journey by Rohinton Mistry.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Contributors

Unknown: Rohinton Mistry.

Read By: Emma Fielding

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Unknown: Rohinton Mistry.

Read By: Emma Fielding

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Unknown: Rohinton Mistry.

Read By: Emma Fielding

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4: The Redundancy of Courage by Timothy Mo. Read by Terence Edmond.

Contributors

Unknown: Timothy Mo.

Read By: Terence Edmond.

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4: The Redundancy of Courage by Timothy Mo. Read by Terence Edmond.

Contributors

Unknown: Timothy Mo.

Read By: Terence Edmond.

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Unknown: Timothy Mo.

Read By: Terence Edmond.

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Unknown: Timothy Mo.

Read By: Terence Edmond.

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5: The Famished Road byBenOkri.

Read by Ronald Herdman.

Contributors

Read By: Ronald Herdman.

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5: The Famished Road byBenOkri.

Read by Ronald Herdman.

Contributors

Read By: Ronald Herdman.

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Read By: Ronald Herdman.

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Read By: Ronald Herdman.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911021]

The final extract from the Booker Prize shortlist.

Reading Turgenev by William Trevor.

Read by Joanna Myers. Producer David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: William Trevor.

Read By: Joanna Myers.

Producer: David Hunter

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The final extract from the Booker Prize shortlist.

Reading Turgenev by William Trevor.

Read by Joanna Myers. Producer David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: William Trevor.

Read By: Joanna Myers.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: William Trevor.

Read By: Joanna Myers.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: William Trevor.

Read By: Joanna Myers.

Producer: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911022]

Natalie Wheen interviews the winner of the 1991 Booker Prize for Fiction announced tonight.

Followed by an extract from the prize-winning novel. Producers Belinda Sample and David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: Natalie Wheen

Unknown: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911022]

Natalie Wheen interviews the winner of the 1991 Booker Prize for Fiction announced tonight.

Followed by an extract from the prize-winning novel. Producers Belinda Sample and David Hunter

Contributors

Unknown: Natalie Wheen

Unknown: David Hunter

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Unknown: Natalie Wheen

Unknown: David Hunter

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Unknown: Natalie Wheen

Unknown: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921005]

The 1992 £20.000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 13 October. On each of the next six weekday nights an extract from one of the six shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight: Serenity House by Christopher Hope , read by Alan Towner. Producer David Hunter

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The 1992 £20.000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 13 October. On each of the next six weekday nights an extract from one of the six shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight: Serenity House by Christopher Hope , read by Alan Towner. Producer David Hunter

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Unknown: Christopher Hope

Read By: Alan Towner.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Christopher Hope

Read By: Alan Towner.

Producer: David Hunter

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Tonight The Butcher Boy by Patrick McCabe is read by Brendan Charleson.

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Tonight The Butcher Boy by Patrick McCabe is read by Brendan Charleson.

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Unknown: Patrick McCabe

Read By: Brendan Charleson.

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Unknown: Patrick McCabe

Read By: Brendan Charleson.

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3: Black Dogs by Ian McEwan , read by David Dooley.

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3: Black Dogs by Ian McEwan , read by David Dooley.

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Unknown: Ian McEwan

Read By: David Dooley.

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Unknown: Ian McEwan

Read By: David Dooley.

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4: The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje. Read by Euron Griffith.

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4: The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje. Read by Euron Griffith.

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Unknown: Michael Ondaatje.

Read By: Euron Griffith.

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Unknown: Michael Ondaatje.

Read By: Euron Griffith.

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5: Daughters of the House by Michele Roberts. Read by Marilyn Le Conte.

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5: Daughters of the House by Michele Roberts. Read by Marilyn Le Conte.

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Unknown: Michele Roberts.

Read By: Marilyn Le Conte.

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Unknown: Michele Roberts.

Read By: Marilyn Le Conte.

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An extract from the last of the six novels shortlisted for the 1992 Booker Prize for Fiction. Tonight Sacred

Hunger by Barry Unsworth , read by Dorien Thomas. Producer David Hunter

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An extract from the last of the six novels shortlisted for the 1992 Booker Prize for Fiction. Tonight Sacred

Hunger by Barry Unsworth , read by Dorien Thomas. Producer David Hunter

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Unknown: Barry Unsworth

Read By: Dorien Thomas.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Barry Unsworth

Read By: Dorien Thomas.

Producer: David Hunter

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A live reading from the winning entry in this year's L20,000 Booker

Prize for Fiction, awarded this evening.

Producer David Hunter

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A live reading from the winning entry in this year's L20,000 Booker

Prize for Fiction, awarded this evening.

Producer David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921013]

Producer: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921013]

Producer: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931018]

This year's 25th-anniversary £ 20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 26 October. On each of the next six weekday nights an extract from one of the shortlisted novels is being broadcast.

Tonight Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle is read by Dermot Crowley. Producer David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931018]

This year's 25th-anniversary £ 20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 26 October. On each of the next six weekday nights an extract from one of the shortlisted novels is being broadcast.

Tonight Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle is read by Dermot Crowley. Producer David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931018]

Unknown: Paddy Clarke

Unknown: Roddy Doyle

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Paddy Clarke

Unknown: Roddy Doyle

Read By: Dermot Crowley.

Producer: David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931019]

This year's 25th-anniversary £ 20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 26 October. Each weekday night an extract from one of the shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight Under the Frog by Tibor Fischer is read by Dominic Letts.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931019]

This year's 25th-anniversary £ 20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 26 October. Each weekday night an extract from one of the shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

Tonight Under the Frog by Tibor Fischer is read by Dominic Letts.

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Unknown: Tibor Fischer

Read By: Dominic Letts.

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Unknown: Tibor Fischer

Read By: Dominic Letts.

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Tonight Remembering Babylon by David Malouf is read by Barry J Gordon.

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Tonight Remembering Babylon by David Malouf is read by Barry J Gordon.

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Unknown: David Malouf

Read By: Barry J Gordon.

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Unknown: David Malouf

Read By: Barry J Gordon.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931022]

Crossing the River by Caryl Phillips is read by Rachel Atkins.

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Crossing the River by Caryl Phillips is read by Rachel Atkins.

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Unknown: Caryl Phillips

Read By: Rachel Atkins.

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Unknown: Caryl Phillips

Read By: Rachel Atkins.

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The last reading from this year's Booker Prize shortlist. Tonight, The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields is read by Tina Gray. Producer David Hunter

(A further extract from the winning novel can be heard tomorrow at 10.45pm)

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The last reading from this year's Booker Prize shortlist. Tonight, The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields is read by Tina Gray. Producer David Hunter

(A further extract from the winning novel can be heard tomorrow at 10.45pm)

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Unknown: Carol Shields

Read By: Tina Gray.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Carol Shields

Read By: Tina Gray.

Producer: David Hunter

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This year's 25th-anniversary Booker Prize for Fiction, worth £20,000, is awarded at the Guildhall this evening. Tonight, there's a further extract from the winning novel.

Producer David Hunter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931026]

This year's 25th-anniversary Booker Prize for Fiction, worth £20,000, is awarded at the Guildhall this evening. Tonight, there's a further extract from the winning novel.

Producer David Hunter

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19941004]

Tonight's Booker Prize shortlist extract is from Paradise by Abduirazak Gurnah , read by Ben Onwukwe. For details see yesterday

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Tonight's Booker Prize shortlist extract is from Paradise by Abduirazak Gurnah , read by Ben Onwukwe. For details see yesterday

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Unknown: Abduirazak Gurnah

Read By: Ben Onwukwe.

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Unknown: Abduirazak Gurnah

Read By: Ben Onwukwe.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971006]

A series of seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for Fiction featuring readings from each of the shortlisted novels.

1: Quarantine by Jim Crace. Producer Sara Benaim

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971006]

A series of seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for Fiction featuring readings from each of the shortlisted novels.

1: Quarantine by Jim Crace. Producer Sara Benaim

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Producer: Sara Benaim

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Producer: Sara Benaim

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Seven programmes of readings from each of the novels shortlisted for this year's Booker Prize for Fiction. 2: An extract from The Underground Man by Mick Jackson. Producer Jocelyn Boxall

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Seven programmes of readings from each of the novels shortlisted for this year's Booker Prize for Fiction. 2: An extract from The Underground Man by Mick Jackson. Producer Jocelyn Boxall

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Unknown: Mick Jackson.

Producer: Jocelyn Boxall

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Unknown: Mick Jackson.

Producer: Jocelyn Boxall

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Seven Booker Prize programmes. 3: An extract from Grace Notes by Bernard MacLaverty. Producer Lizzie Hart

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971008]

Seven Booker Prize programmes. 3: An extract from Grace Notes by Bernard MacLaverty. Producer Lizzie Hart

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Unknown: Bernard MacLaverty.

Producer: Lizzie Hart

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Unknown: Bernard MacLaverty.

Producer: Lizzie Hart

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Seven Booker Prize programmes.

4: An extract from Europa by Tim Parks. Producer Lizzie Davies

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Seven Booker Prize programmes.

4: An extract from Europa by Tim Parks. Producer Lizzie Davies

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Producer: Lizzie Davies

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Producer: Lizzie Davies

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Seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for fiction.

5: An extract from The God of Small

Things by Arundhati Roy. Producer Debbie Waddell

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Seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for fiction.

5: An extract from The God of Small

Things by Arundhati Roy. Producer Debbie Waddell

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Unknown: Arundhati Roy.

Producer: Debbie Waddell

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Unknown: Arundhati Roy.

Producer: Debbie Waddell

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Seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for Fiction.

6: An extract from The Essence of This by Madeline St John. Producer Louise Grealish

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Seven programmes covering this year's Booker Prize for Fiction.

6: An extract from The Essence of This by Madeline St John. Producer Louise Grealish

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Unknown: Madeline St John.

Producer: Louise Grealish

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Unknown: Madeline St John.

Producer: Louise Grealish

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The last of seven Booker Prize programmes includes coverage of this year's awards ceremony from the Guildhall, plus a further extract from the winning novel. Producer David Hunter

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The last of seven Booker Prize programmes includes coverage of this year's awards ceremony from the Guildhall, plus a further extract from the winning novel. Producer David Hunter

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The 1994 L20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 11 October. On each of the next six weekday nights, an extract from one of the six shortlisted novels is being broadcast. Tonight, Reef by Romesh Guneskera is read by Lyndam Gregory. Producer David Hunter

+ See This Week: page 8

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The 1994 L20,000 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on Tuesday 11 October. On each of the next six weekday nights, an extract from one of the six shortlisted novels is being broadcast. Tonight, Reef by Romesh Guneskera is read by Lyndam Gregory. Producer David Hunter

+ See This Week: page 8

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Unknown: Romesh Guneskera

Read By: Lyndam Gregory.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Romesh Guneskera

Read By: Lyndam Gregory.

Producer: David Hunter

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3: The Folding Star by Alan Hollinghurst , read by Gavin Muir. For details see Monday

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3: The Folding Star by Alan Hollinghurst , read by Gavin Muir. For details see Monday

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Unknown: Alan Hollinghurst

Read By: Gavin Muir.

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Unknown: Alan Hollinghurst

Read By: Gavin Muir.

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How Late It Was, How Late by James Kelman , read by George Parsons. For details see Monday

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How Late It Was, How Late by James Kelman , read by George Parsons. For details see Monday

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Unknown: James Kelman

Read By: George Parsons.

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Unknown: James Kelman

Read By: George Parsons.

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Beside the Ocean of Tone by George Mackay Brown , read by Kristin Milward. For details see Monday

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Beside the Ocean of Tone by George Mackay Brown , read by Kristin Milward. For details see Monday

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Unknown: George MacKay Brown

Read By: Kristin Milward.

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Unknown: George MacKay Brown

Read By: Kristin Milward.

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Knowledge of Angels by Jill Paton Walsh, read by Natasha Pyne. Producer David Hunter

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Knowledge of Angels by Jill Paton Walsh, read by Natasha Pyne. Producer David Hunter

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Unknown: Jill Paton

Read By: Natasha Pyne.

Producer: David Hunter

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Unknown: Jill Paton

Read By: Natasha Pyne.

Producer: David Hunter

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Extracts from the winning novel of the 1994 Booker Prize for Fiction, awarded at the Guildhall this evening. Producer David Hunter

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Extracts from the winning novel of the 1994 Booker Prize for Fiction, awarded at the Guildhall this evening. Producer David Hunter

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Producer: David Hunter

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Producer: David Hunter

01Quarantine19971006

Seven special Booker Prize programmes.

Over the next six weekday nights, extracts from this year's shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

The 1997 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on the evening of Tuesday, 14 October.

By Jim Crace.

01Quarantine19971006

Seven special Booker Prize programmes.

Over the next six weekday nights, extracts from this year's shortlisted novels will be broadcast.

The 1997 Booker Prize for Fiction will be awarded on the evening of Tuesday, 14 October.

By Jim Crace.

02The Underground Man19971007

by Mick Jackson.

02The Underground Man19971007

by Mick Jackson.

03Grace Notes19971008

by Bernard MacLaverty.

03Grace Notes19971008

by Bernard MacLaverty.

04Europa19971009

by Tim Parks.

04Europa19971009

by Tim Parks.

05The God Of Small Things19971010

by Arundhati Roy.

05The God Of Small Things19971010

by Arundhati Roy.

06The Essence Of This19971013

by Madeline St John.

06The Essence Of This19971013

by Madeline St John.

07 LAST19971014

Coverage of this year's awards ceremony from the Guildhall, plus a further extract from the winning novel.

07 LAST19971014

Coverage of this year's awards ceremony from the Guildhall, plus a further extract from the winning novel.