April’s Book of the Month Is…
Apr 1st, 2012 | By Kpsimmon | Category: Book of the Month, Featured Articles
The Book of Lost Fragrances by MJ Rose!!
To say that I loved this book is an understatement. You can read my review HERE. Be prepared to be sucked into this world of mystery, suspense, and romance just like I was! We have a lot of goodies and surprises for you this month. It’s going to be fun and exciting! Here’s the synopsis of the book from Amazon.com:
“A sweeping and suspenseful tale of secrets, intrigue, and lovers separated by time, all connected through the mystical qualities of a perfume created in the days of Cleopatra–and lost for 2,000 years.
Jac L’Etoile has always been haunted by the past, her memories infused with the exotic scents that she grew up surrounded by as the heir to a storied French perfume company. In order to flee the pain of those remembrances–and of her mother’s suicide–she moved to America. Now, fourteen years later she and her brother have inherited the company along with it’s financial problems. But when Robbie hints at an earth-shattering discovery in the family archives and then suddenly goes missing–leaving a dead body in his wake–Jac is plunged into a world she thought she’d left behind.
Back in Paris to investigate her brother’s disappearance, Jac becomes haunted by the legend the House of L’Etoile has been espousing since 1799. Is there a scent that can unlock the mystery of reincarnation – or is it just another dream infused perfume?
The Book of Lost Fragrances fuses history, passion, and suspense, moving from Cleopatra’s Egypt and the terrors of revolutionary France to Tibet’s battle with China and the glamour of modern-day Paris. Jac’s quest for the ancient perfume someone is willing to kill for becomes the key to understanding her own troubled past.”
Doesn’t it sound riveting and lovely and delicious?? You are going to LOVE it! So, go get it folks! You won’t be disappointed!