Daughter of the Sun by Barbara Woods is an incredibly enjoyable historical read. The tale takes place in the Chaco Canyon with the mysterious Anasazi people. Hoshi’tiwa has a simple plan; live in her village and marry a storyteller apprentice when the time is right. However, Hoshi’tiwa soon finds herself on another path when she is taken from her home by the Toltec and forced into a new and dangerous world. Now, she must find her strength and become a member of the Center Place. Wood’s does a great job of showing all sides of humanity, including the darker more violent side. Her story is well written and she has fully developed characters. If you are looking for a new historical author, Barbara Wood would be an excellent choice.