The Meri by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
Series: The Mer Cycle, Book 1.
Approx. 82,690 words.
Published on April 18, 2013.
The Mer Cycle begins...
In the twenty-fifth year of the reign of Cyne Colfre, a fifteen year-old girl named Mereddyd-a-Lagan sought to wield powers reserved, until now, for men. Would she attain the station of Osraed ... or die a heretic like the one who went before her?