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The Rosie Project Trailer

A book by Graeme Simsion

“It’s not an unfair generalization, I don’t think, to say that identification with characters is fundamental to contemporary romantic novels,” says our own Linda Holmes. “Most – not all, but most, by the numbers – are written for an audience of women, and they’re emotionally centered on the romantic quest of a woman, often accompanied by another quest of some kind for career fulfillment, a peaceful relationship with parents, or the putting aside of past mistakes.”

Read the rest of Linda’s lovely essay here.