I really enjoyed this Agata, Princess of Iberia by Emma C Buen and I highly recommend it. There are many elements that are key to making this such a good read. First, is the character development. Second, is the realistic story line. Third, is the dialog. Fourth, is the pace of the story.
However, the power went out first thing in the morning keeping me off the sewing machine, and then I got into housework, and stacking firewood,…But, days like this don’t stop me from wanting to spend the day crafting!