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The Scent Keeper

Bauermeister, Erica. Book - 2019 Fiction / Bauermeister, Erica, Adult Book / Fiction / General / Bauermeister, Erica None on shelf 14 requests on 3 copies Community Rating: 4 out of 5

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"Erica Bauermeister, the national bestselling author of The School of Essential Ingredients, presents a moving and evocative coming-of-age novel about childhood stories, families lost and found, and how a fragrance conjures memories capable of shaping the course of our lives. The Scent Keeper explores the provocative beauty of scent, the way it can reveal hidden truths, lead us to the person we seek, and even help us find our way back home"-- Provided by publisher.


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Great Story, Also Makes You Appreciate Your Sense of Smell submitted by OlfactoryBookworm on August 11, 2019, 1:48pm Erica Bauermeister is a gifted storyteller with a talent for using descriptive language inclusive of the sense of smell. There are a handful of fictional works that do this well—this is one of them. Read “The Scent Keeper” for the story and what it can teach you about communicating things we sense, but can’t see.

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New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019.
Year Published: 2019
Description: 311 pages ; 25 cm
Language: English
Format: Book


Smell -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Islands -- Fiction.
Magic realist fiction.