by Lisa T. Bergren (David C. Cook)
A Cinderella story for the armchair traveler, Glamorous Illusions by award-winning author Lisa T. Bergren is an unbelievable fairytale of rags to riches. Upon returning home to the wilds of Montana during summer break, Cora Diehl discovers that her parents’ farm and her father’s health are in jeopardy. But when a wealthy benefactor appears, Cora learns that copper-king Wallace Kensington is actually her biological father. At Kensington’s insistence, Cora has no choice but to accept his offer to join the family on a grand tour of Europe. Although Cora is faced with many obstacles, she learns that her worth is determined not by society but as a child of God.
How this brings more to life: The first book in the Grand Tour series, Glamorous Illusions reminds believers of their Heavenly Father’s riches through Christ.