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The Resource The Rosie Project

The Rosie Project

Label
The Rosie Project
Title
The Rosie Project
Statement of responsibility
Graeme Simsion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Don Tillman is getting married. He just doesn't know who to yet. But he has designed the Wife Project, using a sixteen-page questionnaire to help him find the perfect partner. She will most definitely not be a barmaid, a smoker, a drinker, or a late-arriver. Rosie Jarman is all these things. She is also fiery and intelligent and beautiful. And on a quest of her own to find her biological father—a search that Don, a professor of genetics, might just be able to help her with. The Wife Project teaches Don some unexpected things. Why earlobe length is an inadequate predictor of sexual attraction. Why quick-dry clothes aren't appropriate attire in New York. Why he's never been on a second date. And why, despite your best scientific efforts, you don't find love: love finds you
Member of
Summary
A socially awkward genetics professor who has never been on a second date sets out to find the perfect wife, but instead finds Rosie Jarman, a fiercely independent barmaid who is on a quest to find her biological father
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2014.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, General Fiction Book of the Year, 2014.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2013
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2013
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10173149
Cataloging source
NOV
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Simsion, Graeme
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Rosie novels (Graeme Simsion)
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The Rosie Project
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:76173a55-1615-4364-b2bf-ab4c67c4f452
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
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True
Isbn
9781922079770
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
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True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Rosie Project
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:76173a55-1615-4364-b2bf-ab4c67c4f452
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781922079770
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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