A Rose Petal Summer: The #1 Sunday Times bestseller (PDF)
Was thought destroyed I found the idea that remnants of that original perfume would be unchanged and not horribly musty idea that remnants of that original perfume would be unchanged and not horribly musty 90 years later a little far fetched But hey this is all about scapism so who cares AND to
Miss RR Smith The Story Is Themed RR Smith the story is themed the art of bespoke perfume creation of course scent smell fragrance is an oft repeated reflection I loved it please KF and thank you for ALL THE PLEASURE I ve had from your stories over the years This is classic Katie Fforde I always love her boy meets girl girl falls in love Unseen City eventuallyverything works out boy and girl together A slight twist on the above theme man and women togetherDelightful read Three and a half stars I love all of Katie FForde s books One thing that I like in particular is that her heroines are often of all ages Reading This was really bad Katie Fforde used to write witty and romantic reads with characters you really rooted for It s through a sense of loyalty that I keep reading her latest books Art even though they are mostly terrible All the usual Katie Fforde clich s are here a barge a Scottishstate some teenagers and some random Americans but there s no depth or warmth If you like great romantic fiction then try Rachael Lucas or Harriet Evans Even her God Is in the Crowd editors couldn t be bothered to read this one it s full of typos and mistakes I normally reallynjoy Katie Fforde fiction and have
read all her other books This one didn t uite hit the mark for me I felt like there all her other books This one didn t uite hit the mark for me I felt like there t a lot of depth to the characters and the plot was all a bit contrived Another gr. To bring comfort in difficult times She really is. I was very disappointed in this
book As at least one other reviewer noted the plot was contrived the characters shallow and As at least one other reviewer noted the plot was contrived the characters shallow and dialogue not at all witty or amusing I too had waited for another book by the author having collected most of her other novels but this was a disappointment and seemingly out of character with the others in terms of plot writing style interesting characters in a sense Attracting Songbirds to Your Backyard everything Katie Fforde never disappoints You can t wait to get to thend of the
Story To Find Out to find out happens but feel really sad that it s over when you do Scottish life The Matriarchs (The Family even though it rains a lot there sounds amazing A beautiful country with warm friendly people who come to life in Fforde s books After readingvery book written by Katie this will be my last I have never cared less about a bunch of dull caricatures Whatever love that is supposed to Notes for the Everlost exist between the main characters is so unbelievable and poorly developed that you couldn t care less whether they get together or not And as for the writing itself Horrendous Never has the word smell been so overused or so many clunky clumsy pointless details been thrown together Save yourself Don t buy it and re read one of herarlier novels instead Another great read I njoyed it just as much as ALL the other books JF has a gentle hand with her plots a twisty and uncertain romance a range of JF has a gentle hand with her plots a twisty and uncertain romance a range of supporting characters and touch of jeopardy Each story rotates around a core theme here it s the recreation of a personalised fragrance once created for a 1930 s Hollywood star the recipe. Thank goodness for Katie Fforde the perfect author. .
Eat book from Katie I always njoy all the different people and places that are a part of the story in her books I think the arlier Fforde books are
A BIT BETTER ORIGINAL LESS FORMULAIC bit better original less formulaic ven so this was a pleasant read I am so disappointed I used to love Katie Fforde s books Her plots were
interesting and funny the characters were ngaging and they were a cut above most books in this genre However and funny the characters were ngaging and they were a cut above most books in this genre However is no longer true For the past few years the plots have been becoming derivative the characters cardboard cutouts This last one is the worst There are far too many coincidences and the charact This is classic Katie Fforde contemporary romance albeit the heroine Caro is 41 years oldSet partly in a Scottish castle partly on a barge in London and partly in a French chateau we see Caro take on the temporary role as companion to an irascible Scottish laird act in loco parentis to a fey young woman hell bent on seeing London and the rest of the world and hobnobbing with a famous Hollywood director and his delightful fianceOf course there were niggles typical Katie Fforde features like Caro having an uncanny understanding of smells she can ven smell things she sees on TV FFS Also Caro s romantic interest spends at 80% of the novel apparently disinterested in her until he declares his undying love of course And the villain of
"the piece is clearly signalled from a great distance But overall I really njoyed this these were only minor niggles "piece is clearly signalled from a great distance But overall I really njoyed this these were only minor niggles I really liked all the characters it was a fun sweet humorous read perfect for a holiday. The ueen of uplifting feel good romance AJ PEARCE.