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I love books, I love book blogging, and I hate GoodReads. Check out my blog at http://gossamerobsessions.blogspot.ca.

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The Goblin Emperor
Katherine Addison

"The Rosie Project," by Graeme Simsion

The Rosie Project - Graeme Simsion

The Plot: Unconventional genetics professor Don lives a precisely ordered and catalogued life. Blissfully unaware of his place on the autism spectrum (despite a heavily ironic scene where he has to give a lecture on Asperger's to teenagers), he often has trouble relating to people and responding to social cues, so when he decides he needs a wife, he creates a detailed Wife Project questionnaire to weed out unsuitable people. And yet Rosie, a disorganized woman who approaches him for help finding her biological father, charms her way into his life despite utterly failing his questionnaire.

 

The Good:

  • Charming characters
  • Interesting writing
  • Engaging Pacing
  • Enjoyably romance story

 

The Bad:

  • Have a little trouble believing Don could be that clueless
  • The resolution about Rosie's father is a little vague