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The Perfumist of Paris: a Carlsbad City Library Adventure featuring New York Times bestselling author Alka Joshi

November 3, 2023 @ 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM


About the Live, In-Person, Adventure

Paris, 1974… Women who use the power of fragrance to seduce, tease and entice… Whispered secrets from a dark past…

Allow us to seduce, tease, and entice you to meet New York Times bestselling author Alka Joshi, author of Reese’s Book Club Pick The Henna Artist. In the final chapter in Alka’s New York Times bestselling Jaipur trilogy, The Perfumist of Paris, takes readers to 1970s Paris.


Registration for this event is not required, as it is free and open to the public. However, copies of The Perfumist of Paris are available for pre-sale below and they will be delivered to the event for signing. Books will be also be available for purchase and signing at the event.


About the Author and Book

Alka Joshi is the internationally bestselling author of the Jaipur Trilogy: The Henna Artist, The Secret Keeper of Jaipur and The Perfumist of Paris. Her debut novel, The Henna Artist, immediately became a New York Times bestseller and a Reese Witherspoon Pick. It has been translated into 29 languages and is currently in development at Netflix as a tv series.

Alka was born in India and came to the U.S. with her family at the age of nine. She has a BA from Stanford University and an MFA from California College of Arts. She is available for speaking engagements and group writing instruction. Alka shares her writing tips on her YouTube Channel HERE.

Alka’s latest book, The Perfumist of Paris, is the final chapter in the bestselling Jaipur trilogy and it takes readers to 1970s Paris, where Radha’s budding career as a perfumer must compete with the demands of her family and the secrets of her past.


About the Carlsbad City Library

Carlsbad City Library provides community members of all ages with convenient access to high-quality resources and services to inform and enrich individual and community life. Carlsbad City Library is the destination for information, enjoyment of reading, lifelong learning, and cultural enrichment for those who live, work and play in Carlsbad.


November 3, 2023
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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