The collector of dying breaths : a novel of suspense
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Published
New York City : Atria Books, 2014.
Format
Book
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
368 pages ; 24 cm
Status
Centennial Park Branch Library - BOOK - Adult
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Published
New York City : Atria Books, 2014.
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Street Date
1404
Language
English

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"From one of America's most imaginative storytellers comes a passionate tale of love and treachery, spanning the days of Catherine de Medici's court to the twenty-first century and starring a woman drawn back, time and again, to the past. In 1533, an Italian orphan with an uncanny knack for creating fragrance is plucked from poverty to become Catherine de Medici's perfumer. To repay his debt, over the years Rene; le Florentine is occasionally called upon to put his vast knowledge to a darker purpose: the creation of deadly poisons used to dispatch the Queen's rivals. But it's Rene;'s other passion--a desire to reanimate a human breath, to bring back the lives of the two people whose deaths have devastated him--that incites a dangerous treasure hunt five centuries later. That's when Jac L'Etoile--suffering from a heartache of her own--becomes obsessed with the possibility of unlocking Rene's secret to immortality. Soon Jac's search reconnects her with Griffin North, a man she's loved her entire life. Together they confront an eccentric heiress whose art collection rivals many museums and who is determined to keep her treasures close at hand, not just in this life but in her next. Set in the forest of Fontainebleau, crisscrossing the lines between the past and the present, M.J. Rose has written a mesmerizing tale of passion and obsession. This is a gothic tale perfect for fans of Anne Rice, Deborah Harkness, and Diana Galbadon"--

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Rose, M. J. (2014). The collector of dying breaths: a novel of suspense (First Atria Books hardcover edition.). Atria Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rose, M. J., 1953-. 2014. The Collector of Dying Breaths: A Novel of Suspense. Atria Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Rose, M. J., 1953-. The Collector of Dying Breaths: A Novel of Suspense Atria Books, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Rose, M. J. The Collector of Dying Breaths: A Novel of Suspense First Atria Books hardcover edition., Atria Books, 2014.

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