Perfume

Perfume

Book Title: Perfume

Author: Vladimir Nabokov

Format: Paperback | 304 pages

Publication Date: 30 Dec 2010

ISBN-13: 9780141198149

Survivor, genius, perfumer, killer: this is Jean-Baptiste Grenouille. He is abandoned on the filthy streets as a child, but grows up to discover he has an extraordinary gift: a sense of smell more powerful than any other human's. Soon, he is creating the most sublime fragrances in Paris. Yet there is one odour he cannot capture. It is exquisite, magical: the scent of a young virgin. And to get it he must kill. And kill. And kill ...