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The French Perfumer

The French Perfumer

Author: Amanda Hampson
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Shorthand typist required by English speaker in the South of France. Live-in, full board plus salary commensurate with experience.'

Iris Turner, an unworldly young Englishwoman, arrives in the French Riviera to take up a secretarial role for the mysterious Hammond Brooke. Living in a small, exclusive hotel among eccentric and unpredictable aristocrats and struggling to gain her employer's trust, she soon realises that nothing is as it seems.

Initiated into the mysterious world of perfume, she finds herself entangled in a web of intrigue and deception. Gradually discovering the truth, she gains a new understanding of the meaning of love, loyalty and betrayal.

By the bestselling author of The Olive Sisters, this is a captivating and evocative novel full of surprising twists and turns.

'Hampson has created a vivid world and colourful characters a a tale with verve, sharp observations and humour.' Sarah Turnbull, author of Almost French

Author description

Amanda Hampson grew up in rural New Zealand. She spent her early twenties travelling, finally settling in Australia in 1979 where she now lives in Sydney's Northern Beaches.aWriting professionally for more than 20 years she has had numerous articles and two non-fiction books published. 'The Olive Sisters' was her highly successful fiction debut.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780143784364
  • : Penguin Books Australia
  • : Viking Australia
  • : February 2017
  • : Australia
  • : February 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Amanda Hampson
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : en
  • : 823.92
  • : 240