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The Rosie Effect

The Rosie Effect
  

Originally published: Australia: The Text Publishing Company, 2014.

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ISBN 9781476767314
Published 30 December 2014 by Simon & Schuster
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Simsion, Graeme
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ISBN-13 9781476767314
ISBN-10 1476767319
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Imprint Simon & Schuster
Publication Date 30 December 2014
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Simsion, Graeme
Category Modern Fiction
Romantic Fiction
Number of Pages 352 pp
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 36mm
Weight 476g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Love stories, Married people, Pregnancy, FICTION / General, FICTION / Romance / General
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 504476

Description of this Book

The highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling novel The Rosie Project, starring the same extraordinary couple now living in New York and unexpectedly expecting their first child. Get ready to fall in love all over again. Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are back. The Wife Project is complete, and Don and Rosie are happily married and living in New York. But they're about to face a new challenge because-- surprise!--Rosie is pregnant. Don sets about learning the protocols of becoming a father, but his unusual research style gets him into trouble with the law. Fortunately his best friend Gene is on hand to offer advice: he's left Claudia and moved in with Don and Rosie. As Don tries to schedule time for pregnancy research, getting Gene and Claudia to reconcile, servicing the industrial refrigeration unit that occupies half his apartment, helping Dave the Baseball Fan save his business, and staying on the right side of Lydia the social worker, he almost misses the biggest problem of all: he might lose Rosie when she needs him the most. Graeme Simsion first introduced these unforgettable characters in The Rosie Project, which NPR called sparkling entertainment along the lines of Where'd You Go Bernadette and When Harry Met Sally. The San Francisco Chronicle said, sometimes you just need a smart love story that will make anyone, man or woman, laugh out loud. If you were swept away by the book that's captivated a million readers worldwide, you will love The Rosie Effect.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Funny, touching, and hard to put down, The Rosie Project is certain to entertain even as readers delve into deep themes. For a book about a logic-based quest for love, it has a lot of heart. . . . [an] immensely enjoyable novel. -- Booklist (starred review)

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