Patrick Süskind’in, Almanya’da ilk yayımlanışında tam anlamıyla olay yaratan, aylarca liste başlarında kalan Koku adlı bu romanı, gerçekte alışılagelmiş. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer is a literary historical fantasy novel by German writer Patrick Süskind. The novel explores the sense of smell and its. 1 Review?id=-V5BAAAACAAJ. What people are saying – Write a review. We haven’t found any reviews in the.

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But don’t let it detract you from reading the book. Yes No Report this. He realizes that it is within his koki to develop scents described as “superhuman” and “angelic”, that will affect in an unprecedented way how other people perceive him.

I read that book a while ago and I’m still thinking abou To be entirely honest I still haven’t decided whether I loved the book or hated it. However, this is not a simple horror story or thriller: Reaching Grasse, he trains in the arts of scent extraction and preservation and one day encounters a second scent that is even more inspiring to him than his original victim.

So perfume, just like my old Duran Duran albums and shoulder pads had to go. Jean Baptiste Grenouille is a masterly creation. She is not much younger than Grenouille.

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However, this is not an uplifting, pleasant or particularly entertaining tale and I would not want to pwtrick it upon anyone else. I am inclined to say that this horrible ending even surpasses the complete and utter stupidity of the nobel price commitee who to this day keep the peace nobel prize in the hands of a murderer. The story of an orphaned boy born without a scent, but with an incredibly refined sense of smell, the book ssskind a bit in parts, but the ends justify the means, in more ways than one.


The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Suskind, 3 stars. It’s a jarring and effective method that allows the reader to still root for Grenouille, as they still are very much aware that Grenouille is responsible for these horrific actions, but disassociates him from the brutality of them by ssiind speaking of them in an offhand manner i.

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind

This is the whole crux of the problem. Perfume No Spoilers 3 5 May 30, When she was dead he laid her on the ground among the plum pits, tore off her dress, and the stream of scent became a flood that inundated him with its fragrance.

Those jasmines would put the pitiful little star jasmines to shame. After that first page, I put off starting again until the bus tour We left Halle just now, heading for Berlin.

A movie was made based on this book. My New Year’s Resolution of not doing this kind of shit anymore going down the drain fast.

My highest of all recommendations!!!!! Nada escapa a su olfato, un sentido que para muchos es el menos importante de los cinco que poseemos en el cuerpo humano. Perfume Spoilers 1 6 Mar 22, Jul 21, Bryce Wilson rated it it was amazing Shelves: His fellow children notice.


How this book gets a 4 star average on Goodreads is astonishing to me.

Maybe some will see something brilliant in the idea of the book or how obsessed a human being can be but well View all 15 comments. See this year’s top trailers in under a minute, including Avengers: Probably there’s some metaphor I’m not getting, possibly even an allegory.

Let me begin by telling you that this book is hilarious, and I am mildly obsessed with it. Quando ho scorto questo libro sullo scaffale della libreria, ne sono rimasta affasciata: Grenouille knew for certain that unless he possessed this scent, his life would have no meaning. Although he is treated as a pariah by many for his condition, he possesses a parallel condition, a heightened sensitivity to aroma. This is a “murder mystery”, where you know who is the perpetrator of the crimes.

Paris in the s Boringat least for me, but I can see why people think it is well executed.

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

View all 3 comments. It’s much more than that.

What I got was something nonsensical about extraordinary people operating on a higher, sociopathic level from real people. Actually, I can sum it up in a couple of words.