Shades of Brilliance
The Master's Protégé Trilogy Book I
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Escape into the golden days of Renaissance Venice with Celeste Gabriele, an impoverished nanny who risks losing all she holds dear, perhaps even her life, to pursue her passion of becoming a master painter and win the heart of the nobleman she loves.
Readers of Tracy Chevalier, Hilary Mantel, and Irving Stone will find much to love in this poignant and thrilling new saga by award-winning author Eleanor Chance.
"Reading Shades of Brilliance was a joy, and I cannot wait for the next novel in the series. Rich in detail and brilliantly executed!" - Readers' Favorites 5 Star Review
"Like the art of this era, the novel is a work of art that matches the style and drama of the work of Irving Stone, Tracy Chevalier, Susan Vreeland, and many others...As an artist, art enthusiast, and historian, I was fascinated by this story and loved the author's attention to detail that rivals my other favorite art historical fiction novelists...I can't wait for book 2 of the trilogy!" - Readers' Favorites 5 Star Review