STORY-LINE A JUNE WEDDING BY EMILY MURDOCH:
A June Wedding follows Victoria Walsingham and Isaac Quinn, the son of the Duke of Daventry. Victoria and Isaac, raised as neighbors, played and romped their childhood away together; later she fell in love with Isaac. When Isaac informs her he can never marry her because of her station, her heart’s broken.
Victoria suddenly finds herself in demand when her brother inherits the title of Earl of Cheshire. She goes from poor to wealthy over night. After a season in London, she returns to her country home to find an invitation to Isaac’s wedding. However, Isaac and Victoria can not stay away from each other; he manages to break her heart anew each time they meet.
CHARACTERS, PLOTTING, DEVELOPMENT:
Emily Murdoch created a multi-faceted character in Isaac. I ran a gauntlet of emotions for him. I found I wanted to shake him until his eyes rolled in his head and other times I wanted to slap him silly. Then he would be sweet and I was cheering