Midsummer in Victorian England—an auspicious time for a wedding. Brisbane has taken charge of the music. Julia has, perhaps mistakenly, allowed her sisters to choose the dress. And Belmont Abbey is overflowing with guests awaiting the blessed day. What could go wrong? Combine the close-knit... show more
Midsummer in Victorian England—an auspicious time for a wedding. Brisbane has taken charge of the music. Julia has, perhaps mistakenly, allowed her sisters to choose the dress. And Belmont Abbey is overflowing with guests awaiting the blessed day. What could go wrong?
Combine the close-knit chaos of village life, pagan traditions bursting through staid Victorian conventions, and the congenial madness that tends to swirl around Lady Julias family and you get an unforgettable wedding. But add in a dangerous past nemesis who has come to wish them not-so-well, and their day to remember just might take a fatal turn…
Publish date: 2013-11-01
Pages no: 56
Edition language: English
Series: Lady Julia Grey (#3.5)
A quick story, read in under an hour, about Lady Julia Grey's wedding. No real mystery involved, although a nemesis from an earlier book makes an appearance. Brisbane was much more human in this little tale, which was a nice change. It was short, sweet, funny and a nice bonus for fans of the seri...
This short story follows the events of Lady Julia Grey's marriage to Nicholas Brisbane. This is the first Lady Julia story I have read and the first by Deanna Raybourn, but I plan on reading a lot more from both in the future. I like that Julia's family is dysfunctional and quirky without going ov...
The mysteries in these short stories set amongst the Marches are significantly cheerier than the ones in the main series of novels, which is a nice change of pace for the series. This one was almost non-existent, and served to add a little spice to what would otherwise have been a very fluffy weddin...
It's been a while since I've been in this world, but it was just as funny and beautifully written as I remembered it. A great little novella that gives a glimpse into Lady Julia Grey and Nicholas Brisbane's wedding.