Book: The Last Girlfriend On Earth – Simon Rich

I read this book in 2 hours and it was worth every minute! I showed everyone around me the book as well, especially the parts that were pertinent to boyfriends. The book covers a wide range of some funny, some strange and some downright blasphemous anecdotes of dating on a parallel universe that is really ours, with more monsters. You know, the world of love and relationships. This book was adapted to TV  – the series Man Seeking Woman – which I ironically hate. Go figure. Maybe I’ll give it another chance because this is a great and entertaining book.


One of my favourite stories starts like this:

On the first day, God created the heavens and the earth. ‘Let there be light,’ He said, and there was light. And God saw that it was good. And there was evening – the first night.

On the second day, God separated the oceans from the sky. ‘Let there be a horizon,’ He said. And lo, a horizon appeared and God saw that it was good. And there was evening – the second night.

On the third day, God’s girlfriend came over and said He’d been acting distant lately. ‘I’m sorry,’ God said. ‘Things have been crazy this week at work…

Hope you’ll find it and love it like I did.


Page count: 224

Year published: 2013


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