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The Smell Collector by David Hill Burns

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Rated 6.95 out of 10 Statistics


Chapters: 55

Genre: Humor / Drama

Audience: adult,teen,quirky,romance, modern fiction

Updated: Weekly

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Occasional Coarse Language


Overall Rating: 6.951

Average Rating: 5 (Guests), 8.25 (Members)

Ranking: #364

Rating Count: 2 (0 Guests, 2 members)

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"The story of a man whose only meaningful contact with the world is through smells, who is slowly working his way out of his mother's basement out into the wide world of people and relationships."

The Smell Collector tells the story of Jim Bronson and Marie Bellman. Jim has a hobby. He collects smells. Marie happens to have the most beautiful smell. What happens when Jim tries to collect Marie? A humorous, quirky, possibly disturbing but definitely heartwarming tale of two lonely-hearts who are brought together by smells.

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Comedy, Drama, Romance

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"An unexpected pleasure"

Rating: 9/10

The Smell Collector is the story of a man who lives in lives in nearly a constant state of nostalgia. He uses smells as a sort of time machine to relive the good times of his life. But the problem is that he's no longer living any kind of life at all. He spends his time roaming the city to visit his smell collection or in his mother's basement working in a laboratory to synthesize smells he has…Read More


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