Due to conflicting schedules, we postponed the in-person meet-ups for these books, but decided to go ahead with the blog hop.
"The Enchantress of Florence" is a richly detailed quest story, relating the adventurous history of a mysterious woman belonging to the Mughal court. The book parallels the worlds of the Mughal empire and Renaissance-era Florence. The book often times reads like poetry, which adds a layer of rich imagery and plays on the courtly style of writing from the time period being described, but can also feel confusing or overly tangental.
Here's the reveal for "The Enchantress of Florence":