The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion

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By Graeme Simsion

  • Release Date: 2013-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 1,226 Ratings

Description

The international bestselling romantic comedy “bursting with warmth, emotional depth, and…humor,” (Entertainment Weekly) featuring the oddly charming, socially challenged genetics professor, Don, as he seeks true love.

The art of love is never a science: Meet Don Tillman, a brilliant yet socially inept professor of genetics, who’s decided it’s time he found a wife. In the orderly, evidence-based manner with which Don approaches all things, he designs the Wife Project to find his perfect partner: a sixteen-page, scientifically valid survey to filter out the drinkers, the smokers, the late arrivers.

Rosie Jarman possesses all these qualities. Don easily disqualifies her as a candidate for The Wife Project (even if she is “quite intelligent for a barmaid”). But Don is intrigued by Rosie’s own quest to identify her biological father. When an unlikely relationship develops as they collaborate on The Father Project, Don is forced to confront the spontaneous whirlwind that is Rosie―and the realization that, despite your best scientific efforts, you don’t find love, it finds you.

Arrestingly endearing and entirely unconventional, Graeme Simsion’s distinctive debut “navigates the choppy waters of adult relationships, both romantic and platonic, with a fresh take (USA TODAY). “Filled with humor and plenty of heart, The Rosie Project is a delightful reminder that all of us, no matter how we’re wired, just want to fit in” (Chicago Tribune).

Reviews

  • Want to laugh?

    5
    By 12345qwertfdsa
    Made me laugh out loud in public. Be sure to read it with your inner stand-up comic voice for best results.
  • Very smart, funny and easy to read

    5
    By Taradara75
    Great for a vacation. Reminded me of Sheldon in The Big Bang Theory.
  • Ugh

    1
    By Kebello
    Stiff, slow and not worth the effort for the ending
  • Enjoyable book

    5
    By PacificRy
    Cute, fun book. It reads like a rom com movie or TV show. Very entertaining.
  • The Rosie Project

    5
    By WalkingonSand
    An interesting revealing of the inner mind of a protaganist.
  • A great fun read

    4
    By misnomer
    I really enjoyed this book. The story is well developed and you are taken from one interesting and funny situation to the next. It's very easy to read and hard to put down as you drawn more and more into the story.
  • AvidReader

    5
    By Lyndj1109
    Great read! Much more comedy than romance. Couldn't put it down. If you want to smile and laugh out loud, this is a book you will enjoy.
  • Worth every penny!

    5
    By NewMomTwo
    I haven't been so completely delighted by a novel in a long time. No false notes, quirky and adorable...a fun and interesting story with characters that ring true. I am so excited to know that there is a sequel being planned. This is a pricey book by iBook standards, but you won't regret a penny of the cost!
  • Easy Read

    4
    By DKplus9
    Easy, entertaining read.
  • So much fun!

    5
    By K8tieok
    I loved this story! Very cute and entertaining. It was a light, easy read and I couldn't put it down. I am excited to see the film when it comes out.