From My Bookshelf: English, Carnation, Ring

November is typically the month in which I start looking back on the books I read throughout the year, and those I didn't get to. For the past couple of years this has also meant looking at the books on my own bookshelves that still sit unread - and this year is no exception. So … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: English, Carnation, Ring

Book Review: The Perfume Collector

The Perfume Collector Kathleen Tessaro SYNOPSIS: A remarkable novel about secrets, desire, memory, passion, and possibility. Newlywed Grace Monroe doesn’t fit anyone’s expectations of a successful 1950s London socialite, least of all her own. When she receives an unexpected inheritance from a complete stranger, Madame Eva d’Orsey, Grace is drawn to uncover the identity of … Continue reading Book Review: The Perfume Collector