I have started The Mage's Daughter, Book 2 of Lynn Kurland's Novels of the Nine Kingdoms.
say that ignorance can be overcome but that prejudice will destroy you,
and it is my dear hope that Morgan does not become an object lesson of
that statement regarding her determined loathing of mages. Something of
an ironic loathing given both her past and likely future, so here is
hoping Miach can earn both the mark of the sword and her affection
before the true war begins.