Thursday, Sep 17, 2020
From 6pm to 7:30pm Hawaii Time
Join other AARP members in a fun book discussion via Zoom.
Book: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
Don Tillman, professor of genetics, has never been on a second date. He is a man who can count all his friends on the fingers of one hand, whose lifelong difficulty with social rituals has convinced him that he is simply not wired for romance. So when an acquaintance informs him that he would make a “wonderful” husband, his first reaction is shock. Yet he must concede to the statistical probability that there is someone for everyone, and he embarks upon The Wife Project. In the orderly, evidence-based manner with which he approaches all things, Don sets out to find the perfect partner. She will be punctual and logical—most definitely not a barmaid, a smoker, a drinker, or a late-arriver...
The AARP Hawaii book club is currently focusing on books that have been out for a while and may be available via the public library system.
Note: AARP Hawaii will provide a free Kindle edition version of this book to the first 5 newcomers to our book discussion. To qualify, please register. If you are in the first five and have not previously registered for a an AARP Book Discussion, staff will reach out to you with your free book.