Sword (The Brotherhood, #2)
by Kody Boye
After returning from his pilgrimage as a squire, Odin prepares himself for the contest that will decide his chance for knighthood. When victorious in armed combat, the high court decrees that Odin is unfit for knighthood due to his common lineage. But a friend in higher places believes otherwise, and after being crowned king's champion, Odin will rise to a role that has been ufilled for years.