[[ Read ]] ➪ The Perfumers Secret Author Fiona McIntosh – Snackgo.co.uk

The Perfumers Secret , , , While I liked the story overall, I found Ms McIntosh s style of writing frustrating She takes so long to get to the point in any scene and goes over things again and again Now, I don t mind internal monologue usually, but not on this scale For example the first chapter is a woman in a carriage going to marry a man she doesn t love and conversing with her brother, who s forcing her into it, and it s 20 pages of going over and over her objections and his reasons for making her do it It was too While I liked the story overall, I found Ms McIntosh s style of writing frustrating She takes so long to get to the point in any scene and goes over things again and again Now, I don t mind internal monologue usually, but not on this scale For example the first chapter is a woman in a carriage going to marry a man she doesn t love and conversing with her brother, who s forcing her into it, and it s 20 pages o On The Eve Of The First World War, Fleurette, The Only Daughter Of The Wealthy Delacroix Perfume House, Is Being Forced To Marry A Man She Loathes, Aimery De Lasset, Head Of The Pre Eminent Perfume Manufacturer In France It Is Only The Cathedral Bells Tolling The Rally To The Frontlines On Her Wedding Night That Save Her From Sharing His Bed.When She Receives A Letter From Aimery S Estranged Brother Warning Against Their Union, Fleurette Is Left With The Burden Of A Terrible Secret It Is One That Has The Power To Shatter The Two Families And Their Perfume Empires Once And For All.The Highly Anticipated New Blockbuster From The Bestselling Author Of The Lavender Keeper And The Last Dance. I ve read and enjoyed several other Fiona McIntosh books, and thought this would be similar to her others The cover is gorgeous, as is the setting, in Grasse, the perfume capital of France, however these were the best parts of the book My library listed this as historical fiction, but I think it would beaccurate to call it historical romance with emphasis on the romance rather than the historical.It was eye rollingly sentimental and soppy much of the time It was also quite repetitive, I ve read and enjoyed several other Fiona McIntosh books, and thought The Perfumer s Secret is Fiona McIntosh s seventh historical tale of romance Set in the Provence region of France during World War 1, it s a story of duty, secrets, love, family and perfume.Dramatic and romantic, the plot of The Perfumer s Secret centers around Fleurette Delacroix To secure the futures of Grasse s eminent perfumery dynasties, Fleurette is forced to wed Aimery De Lasset by her eldest brother, Henri Though resigned to her fate, it s a relief when war is declared before the marr The Perfumer s Secret is Fiona McIntosh s seventh historical tale of romance Set in the Provence region of France during World War 1, it s a story of duty, secrets, love, family and perfume.Dramat This is a glorious tale of love, family and loss Set in the outset of World War 1, this is a stunningly beautiful portrayal of a woman striving to be herself, of brothers trying to prove themselves and of love.I t 1 her love interest reminds her repeatedly of her brother Ewwww2 her love interest may be her brother3 she falls in love in a day4 her brother losing his sense of smell is said to be worse then the grief of both her parents dying WHAT5 the first HALF of the book explains repeatedly about the various wafts of jasmine that float through the town grasse6 HER LOVE INTEREST REMINDS HER OF HER BROTHER She even says they could pass as the same person when standing side by side, and in a book w 1 her love interest reminds her repeatedly of her brother Ewwww2 her love interest may be her brother3 she falls in love in a day4 her brother losing his sense of smell is said to be Fiona s books can be a bit hit or miss, and weirdly enough this was a little of both for me I was really enjoying it until about 2 3rds through where she fell in love in a day and everything just started getting real fast For a book whose beginning was quite slow the end was quite a quick and sudden affair leaving me thinking, oh is that it Is it over I liked the setting, I loved Fleurette, I liked hearing about the perfume industry and the smells that go into it Really, there were a lot Fiona s books can be a bit hit or miss, and weirdly enough this was a little of both for me I was really enjoying it until about 2 3rds through where she fell in love in a day and Fleurette Delacroix is being forced to marry a man she despises, Aimery De Lasset Both Fleurette and Amiery come from families that run successful perfume businesses and it is expected that the two of them marry even though Fleurette has no desire to be Aimery s wife World War I was looming which meant Aimery would have to leave Fleurette, but neither of them were expecting it to be on their wedding night Fleurette was pleased to see Amiery leave as her feelings had not shifted toward him, bu Fleurette Delacroix is being forced to marry a man she despises, Aimery De Lasset Both Fleurette and Amiery come from families that run successful perfume business I have read and absolutely enjoyed several of this author s books, so I was really looking forward to getting into this one It is set on the eve of World War 1 and Fleurette only daughter of the Delacroix family is being made to marry Aimery De Lasset The problem is she can t stand him but when it comes to duty and the family name it appears she has no choice War intervenes before the marriage is consummated Aimery as well as Fleurette s twin Felix, and their older brother Henri head off to I have read and absolutely enjoyed several of this author s books, so I was really looking forward to getting into this one It is set on the eve of World War 1 and Fleurette only daughter of the Delacroix family is being made to marry Aimery De Lasset The problem is she can t stand him but when it comes to duty and the family name it appears she has no choice War intervenes before the marriage is consummated Aimery as well as Fleurette s twin Felix, and their older brother Henri head off to war Meanwhile along with wedding presents, Fleurette receives a strange letter from Aimery s brother Sebastien, from whom he has spent his life est

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