It’s the summer of 1913 and Cora Kensington’s life on the family farm has taken a dark turn. Not only are the crops failing, but someone dear to Cora is failing as well.
In one fateful afternoon, a stranger comes to call, and Cora discovers a terrible secret about her past…a secret that will radically change her future.
Cora is invited to take the “Grand Tour” of Europe, a journey intended to finish a person’s eduction, to solidify an understanding of ancient culture and contemporary refinement. As she travels from England to France, with kin she’s never known, Cora encounters the blessings of a family name, as well as the curses. But when an unbidden love begins to form, she realizes the journey is only beginning….
Lisa Bergren is the best-selling, award-winning author of nearly forty novels, children's books, Bible studies, gift books and devotionals. She lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado with her husband, three children and a little, white dog that stares at her until Lisa rises from her desk and takes her for a walk.