Perfume

  • by Patrick Suskind
  • Narrated by Sean Barrett
  • 8 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A downloadable audiobook edition of the modern classic Perfume read by Sean Barrett.
Survivor, genius, perfumer, killer: This is Jean-Baptiste Grenouille. He is abandoned on the filthy streets of Paris as a child, but grows up to discover he has an extraordinary gift: A sense of smell more powerful than any other human's.
Soon, he is creating the most sublime fragrances in all the city. Yet there is one odour he cannot capture. It is exquisite, magical: The scent of a young virgin. And to get it he must kill. And kill. And kill...

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

much better than the film

i have alwats really liked the film , the book is way better.
great narrator, for once a male voice actor who has the range to do other voices besides his own.
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- Clementine

Such an interesting story!

I really, unexpectedly, enjoyed this book. To my surprise, Grenouille was actually very relatable. The story was also very dark and so humorous. I really enjoyed it!
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- Charmaine

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-04-2014
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd