The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1)
Listening Length: 7 hours and 30 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Shortlisted for the 2014 Indie Awards The downloadable, audiobook edition of Graeme Simsion's prize-winning romantic comedy The Rosie Project, read by the actor Dan O'Grady. Meet Don. Don is a genetics... show more
Listening Length: 7 hours and 30 minutes
Program Type: Audiobook
Shortlisted for the 2014 Indie Awards
The downloadable, audiobook edition of Graeme Simsion's prize-winning romantic comedy The Rosie Project, read by the actor Dan O'Grady.
Meet Don. Don is a genetics professor who just might be somewhere on the autistic spectrum. He looks a little like Gregory Peck and is getting married. He just doesn't know who to yet. But he has designed a very detailed questionnaire to help him find the perfect woman. And it's definitely not Rosie. Absolutely, completely, definitely not .Rosie, meanwhile, isn't looking for love; she's looking for her biological father. Sometimes, though, you don't find love: love finds you...
Publish date: 2013-04-11
Publisher: Penguin Books Limited
Edition language: English
Series: Don Tillman (#1)
I made an error and dodged this book when it was first being promoted. I'd assumed that any humorous book in which the hero is a neuroatypical man would source its laughter at his expense. I should have had more faith. What Graeme Simsion has managed to achieve is a perfectly formed RomCom which ...
I’d been meaning to read this novel for a while so I was glad we read it for book club. As a whole, I enjoy this novel. I found myself laughing throughout the novel and I was totally absorbed into Don’s Father Project. I thought the idea of their original projects were a bit odd and I was glad that ...
For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleThis is a hard one for me to rate. There were things I liked and things I didn't like. I didn't know anything about this book going into it. I have seen the cover and heard the title in various bookish escapades, but never read the summary. I saw a cop...
Lost momentum & will. Just wasn't for me; officially flipping to DNF. (I think I've been reading it > 1 year!)
When I began it, I wasn't sure if I was going to like this book or not, as the narration was heavy with lots of 'telling'. However, I quickly realised that that was an appropriate style for a character who is most likely Asperger's or leaning towards autism, with his heavy emphasis on routine, struc...