When Cora Kensington learns she is the illegitimate daughter of a copper king, her life changes forever. Even as she explores Europe with her new family, she discovers that the most valuable journey is within. The first book in the Grand Tour series takes you from the farms of Montana through... show more
When Cora Kensington learns she is the illegitimate daughter of a copper king, her life changes forever. Even as she explores Europe with her new family, she discovers that the most valuable journey is within. The first book in the Grand Tour series takes you from the farms of Montana through England and France on an adventure of forgiveness, spiritual awakening, and self-discovery.
Publish date: June 1st 2012
Publisher: David C. Cook
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
Series: Grand Tour (#1)
I really enjoyed this book, not only because it beautifully shows Belle Epoque at its end, but because Lisa Tawn Bergren's writing is pretty vivid in itself. I remember her River of Time trilogy, and I have to admire her for massive amount of historical research of different eras she must have done ...
I'm so torn. I love the world/ story but it started to get boring toward the end and there was too much inner voiceovers/prayers. Then the book just ended so I didn't even get a resolution or any kind of pay off for making myself read the last 50 pages. Is this going to be a book series? Will the ne...
Cora comes home to her ailing father when a the copper king shows up to give her some news. She is his daughter. He invites her to go on a grand tour of Europe with her siblings. Cora's siblings take her in better than I thought they would. I loved seeing Cora work through who she really is deep ...
Cora Diehl is returning to Dunnigan, Montana, near Glacier National Park, after completing her first year of training to be a teacher. Her father suffers a stroke and the family is about to lose their farm, when a wealthy visitor appears on their doorstep with news that will change Cora's life.Appar...
Thank you Netgalley and David C. Cook Publishing for allowing me to read an advanced copy of this novelI requested this book on Netgalley for the sheer fact that it has a gorgeous cover. So, I guess judging a book by its cover does work because I really enjoyed Glamorous Illusions by Lisa Bergren. G...