The book is extremely approachable and easy to read, and filled with information.
I find that the author uses stories as filler for a large part of the book, and to me the stories aren't even that interesting.
Great book on a fascinating topic that's only recently been addressed by the scientific community.
This is a very human book, what make it fascinating. I think that the most important is to talk about life and the future.Published 11 months ago by Orpheu Cairolli
This book was bought for me by a friend and due to its rather meandering nature it has taken me a while to get through even half of it. Read morePublished 15 months ago by savine
In this very readable book, Dr. Herz explains all about how our sense of smell impacts our lives in a surprising variety of ways. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Jennifer Dublino
loved this book, bought it for a gift and friend loved it as well. Herz has really interesting comments and research on smellPublished 20 months ago by Lauren
Have you ever been immediately transported back in time with one quick whiff of a nostalgic smell? Do certain scents seem to give you a quick pick-me-up, while others make you want... Read morePublished on June 17, 2012 by Deb
A great, simple but very powerful introductory book for those who wish to understand the mysterious works of our sense of smellPublished on September 27, 2010 by Rarabo
Before reading this book I didn't care much about scents. Since enrolling in an English class it was required to be read. Read morePublished on April 10, 2010 by Christine Chavez
Firstly, I must say that this book contains EXTREMELY interesting stories. Having said that, the author offers very little evidence supporting some of her claims, making the book... Read morePublished on April 9, 2010 by Debra W. Huly
The Scent of Desire: Discovering Our Enigmatic Sense of Smell is a very intriguing book about our incredible senses of smell, and how it affects us. Read morePublished on April 5, 2010 by T. Shepherd