Monday, March 2, 2009

Natural Perfumers Guild Associate, Author Avery Gilbert, Nominated for a Los Angeles Times 2008 Book Prize

The Los Angeles Times today announced the nominees for its 2008 Book Prizes, and the Natural Perfumers Guild is pleased to share the news that Guild Associate, author Avery Gilbert has been nominated in the Science & Technology category for What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life.

Prize winners will be revealed on April 24th at an exclusive, invitation-only ceremony at The Times’ Chandler Auditorium. The event leads-off the 14th annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, one of the nation’s premier public literary festivals and the largest of its kind on the West Coast, April 25-26 on the UCLA campus.

To read a review of What the Nose Knows by Guild President Anya McCoy, please visit Basenotes. The book may be purchased online at Amazon (where it is also available as a Kindle book) and other online and retail stores.