Flight of the Godkin Griffin by M.C.A. Hogarth
Series: The Godkindred Saga, Book 1.
Approx. 90,030 words.
Published on June 19, 2012.
On the eve of her retirement, Mistress Commander Angharad Godkin is directed to replace the governor of a newly conquered territory, but what starts out as a predictable military challenge takes unexpected turns at the hands of Shraeven's rebellious people, unorthodox beliefs, and very tangible gods.
But if they're going to force her to play their game, she's going to make them regret it...