Glamorous Illusions by Lisa T. Bergren
A Novel (Grand Tour Series)

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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.


About Lisa T. Bergren

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Lisa T. Bergren is the award-winning author of over thirty-five books, with more than 2 million copies sold. A former publishing executive, Lisa now divides her time between writing, editing, parenting three children with her husband, Tim, and dreaming of her next trip to Italy. She lives in Colorado Springs.
Published June 1, 2012 by David C. Cook. 413 pages
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Travel, Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Naturally, Will becomes a primary source of encouragement and direction as Cora wines and dines at grand events on the Atlantic and throughout Europe, learning the intricacies of social graces and standing from someone who falls outside the systems of the rich.

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Historical Novel Society

Kensington offers to purchase the farm, provide for Mama and Papa, and send Cora with her half-siblings on the Grand Tour.

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The Christian Manifesto

If Cora will agree, then Mr. Kensington will make sure her parents are provided for and the man she’s grown up knowing as her father will receive medical care.

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By making Cora's story a trilogy, Bergren gives herself time to fully explore the characters and settings while allowing the reader to become fully enthralled with her story.

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Clash Entertainment

It was the summer of 1913, and Cora Kensington's life on the family farm has taken a dark turn.

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