BBBC Review: The Rosie Project

It’s December already?!  I feel like it was just yesterday we were planning our Disney getaway in July.  Time sure has flown by!

The November read was selected by Ashley from A Rich Adventure.  She chose The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion.

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Dr. Don Tillman suffers from symptoms associated with a strand of Autism.  Don is socially challenged and emotionally unrelatable.  However, he does not allow any of that stop him from living life.

As his fortieth birthday approaches, Don decides that it is time to find a compatible life partner.   What better way to find “her” than with a questionnaire?  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.

Little does Don know, he is going to find the complete opposite of what he is looking for.  Rosie Jarman is everything Don does not want.  After being intrigued by Rosie, Don realizes that despise all of the science and mathematical equations, you can’t just find love, it finds you.

Although this was a challenging read to begin, it was a great and funny book.

“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).

Want to know what the others thought about The Rosie Project? Head on over to the other BBBC members’ blogs to see what they thought about November’s monthly pick!

Heather – Love to be Busy
Ashley – A Rich Adventure
Lisa P. – Blush and Back Roads
Stephanie – The Wonky Brow
Michelyn – Brains Beauty & Basketball

December’s monthly pick is by Heather, from Love to be Busy.  She has selected Maybe in Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid.

Maybe in Another Life

If you read The Rosie Project, let me know what you thought about it in the comments below!

xoxo,
The Uncommon Wife.


The Beauty Blogger Book Club began in January of 2015! We currently have 6 Members with various blog content. Each month, one of the Beauty Blogger Book Club (BBBC) members chooses a book for the Club to read. At the beginning of the following month, we each write a book report/summary for our readers to enjoy and share the book for the following month! The “Club” provides all of us bloggers an opportunity to network and read books outside of our comfort zones!

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