'I loved it and bought it for all my friends...very likely my favourite book of all time!'
--Joanne Harris - author of 'Chocolat'
`Instant classic...the first and only no-holds-barred assessment of what's behind the counters.' --Cosmetic News
`As scintillating as it is comprehensive... this pungent, entrancing book is a wake up call for the nostrils.' --The Independent
`Hugely engrossing...the writing is brilliant...gorgeous.' --Evening Standard
`The perfect gift for the scent addict in your life...witty and informative - and, occasionally, deliciously bitchy' --The Times
`Brilliant writing... I shall now spray on my favourite scents in quite a different frame of mind!' --Joanna Trollope
`Lyrical and acerbically witty compendium.' --The Times
`From riotous one-liners to elaborate reviews, fragrance experts Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez have written an authoritative guide to the best and worst scents.'
`consistently entertaining... scathingly inventive bitchiness.' --Sunday Business Post
'I can't recommend it enough.' --Elle
'a staggeringly complete compilation of perfume reviews...ridiculously entertaining.' --Daily Mail
'dazzlingly comprehensive compendium...the writing is the olfactory equivalent of mouthwatering.' --Observer
'genuinely wonderful... the authors's sense of smell is amazing' --Daily Telegraph
'astonishingly brilliant and witty companion to all things fragrant.' --Spectator
'I was fascinated... a description of every perfume known to man, which sounds peculiar, but is mesmeric.' --Evening Standard Books of the year
`It's scents-sational!' --Rochelle Warner, Fabulous
`A wise investment and an addictive read.' --Gillian Nelis, Sunday Business Post
`Evocative and vivid... If you have a nose for a good book, buy this one.' --Anita Sethi, Independent on Sunday
`They're funny, bizarre, weird, hilarious writers.' --Alex Heminsley, BBC Radio 2 Claudia Winkleman