January 22, 2022

Oregon: “Portland’s Iconic Powell’s Books is Selling a Book-Scented Unisex Fragrance”

From CNN:

There’s something comforting about the smell of a bookstore, the nostalgic memory of opening a novel and embracing the scent that comes with the pages before engulfing yourself in the story.

Now Powell’s City of Books, the popular Oregon-based bookstore, has released a unisex fragrance, named “Powell’s by Powell’s,” that puts that exact scent in a bottle.


Powell’s was inspired to capture the scent of books to give bibliophiles, who missed bookstores after they temporarily closed due to the coronavirus, something comforting to remember.

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.