The Woman Inside by Autumn Dawn
Series: Ladies in Waiting, Book 1.
Approx. 71,080 words.
Published on November 1, 2010.
One look at Uric’s mother and his fiancées run screaming. Known as the Ogress, her fearsome reputation is almost scarier than Uric’s own. So when his queen sends him on a quest to bring back a healer rumored to be a witch, he can’t resist taking the beauty home. Surely a witch is more than a match for an ogre…
Can Ceylon tame the queen's berserker and defeat his evil mother?