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y separately published work icon The Rosie Effect single work   novel   romance  
Is part of Don Tillman Graeme Simsion , 2013 series - author novel (number 2 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 The Rosie Effect
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'‘We’ve got something to celebrate,’ Rosie said.

I am not fond of surprises, especially if they disrupt plans already in place. I assumed that she had achieved some important milestone with her thesis. Or perhaps she had been offered a place in the psychiatry-training programme. This would be extremely good news, and I estimated the probability of sex at greater than 80%.

‘We’re pregnant,’ she said.

'The Rosie Project was an international publishing phenomenon, with more than a million copies sold in over forty countries around the world. Now Graeme Simsion returns with the highly anticipated sequel, The Rosie Effect.

'Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are now married and living in New York. Don has been teaching at Columbia while Rosie completes her first year of a psychology degree. Just as Don is about to announce that Gene, his philandering best friend from Australia, is coming to stay, Rosie drops a bombshell: she’s pregnant.

'In true Tillman style, Don instantly becomes an expert on all things obstetric. But in between immersing himself in a new research study on parenting and implementing the Standardised Meal System (pregnancy version), Don’s old weaknesses resurface. And while he strives to get the technicalities right, he gets the emotions all wrong, and risks losing Rosie when she needs him most.

'The Rosie Effect is the charming and hilarious romantic comedy of the year.'

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Text Publishing , 2014 .
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      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Extent: 415p.
      Reprinted: 2015
      Note/s:
      • Published 24 September 2014
      ISBN: 9781922182104
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Text Publishing , 2016 .
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      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 432p.
      Note/s:
      • Published April 2016
      ISBN: 9781925240443,, 9781925095104
Alternative title: Der Rosie-Effekt : Roman
Language: German
    • Berlin,
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      Germany,
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      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Fischer Kruger ,
      2014 .
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      Extent: 443p.
      ISBN: 9783810522580

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Works about this Work

Hollywood Dictates Library Book Tastes Linda Morris , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 May 2016; (p. 9)
Simsion Leaves Library in Top Spot Jason Steger , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16-17 January 2016; (p. 16)
y separately published work icon The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Vicky Booth , Melbourne : CAE Book Group , 2015 9463742 2015 single work criticism
Book Review – The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Joanne Peulen , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Booklover Book Reviews 2014;

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel
Rosie Rides Again Maureen Eppen , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: Good Reading , October 2014; (p. 38-40)
Review : The Rosie Effect Louise Fay , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Books + Publishing , vol. 94 no. 1 2014; (p. 23)

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel
The Global Effect of Rosie Jason Steger , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 20 September 2014; (p. 2)

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel
Special Effect Anna Brain , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 20 September 2014; (p. 19)

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel

'The sequel to The Rosie Project was a joy to write...'

Rosie Goes Missing As Don’s Formula Stutters Rosie Faded in NY Sequel Helen Elliott , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 27-28 September 2014; (p. 33) The Canberra Times , 27 September 2014; (p. 20) The Age , 27 September 2014; (p. 33)

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel
Putting the Fun Back into Dysfunctional Angela Meyer , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 September 2014; (p. 21)

— Review of The Rosie Effect Graeme Simsion , 2014 single work novel
Tween Favourites Vie for Supremacy Christmas Books Weigh in, and Not a Politico in Sight Linda Morris , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 6 December 2014; (p. 18) The Saturday Age , 6-7 December 2014; (p. 19)
Rosie Rides Again Maureen Eppen , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: Good Reading , October 2014; (p. 38-40)
Simsion Leaves Library in Top Spot Jason Steger , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16-17 January 2016; (p. 16)
y separately published work icon The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Vicky Booth , Melbourne : CAE Book Group , 2015 9463742 2015 single work criticism
Hollywood Dictates Library Book Tastes Linda Morris , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25 May 2016; (p. 9)
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