Mid-Morning Fiction Fix

 
   Get your Fiction Fix here every month! Mid-Morning gives away several fiction titles every month (beginning the first day of each month and ending on the last day of each month). You can win once every three months. Simply fill out the form at the bottom of this page to qualify for your Fiction Fix!

   
The Wood's Edge
by Lori Benton

    The 1757 New York frontier is home to the Oneida tribe and to British colonists, yet their feet rarely walk the same paths. On the day Fort William Henry falls, Major Reginald Aubrey is beside himself with grief. His son, born that day, died in the arms of his sleeping wife. When Reginald comes across an Oneida mother with newborn twins, one white, one brown, he makes a choice that will haunt the lives of all involve. He steals the white baby and leaves his own child behind. His wife and young daughter never suspect the truth, but Reginald is wracked by regret that only intensifies with time, as his secret spreads its devastating ripples... Read More…


 
Choosing
by Rachelle Dekker

      Like all citizens since the Ruining, Carrington Hale knows the importance of this day. But she never expected the moment she's spent a lifetime preparing for - her Choosing Ceremony - to end in disaster. Ripped from her family, she'll spend her days serving as a Lint, the lowest level of society, because she knows it's her duty to follow the way of the Authority. As Carrington begins this nightmare, rumors of rebellion rattle her beliefs. Though the whispers contradict everything she's been told, they resonate deep within.  Then Carrington is offered an unprecedented chance at the life she's always dreamed of...Read more…


 
 

 The Art of Losing Yourself
by Katie Ganshert

      Every morning, Carmen Hart pastes on her made-for-TV smile and broadcasts the weather. She's the Florida panhandle's favorite meteorologist, married to everyone's favorite high school football coach. they're the perfect-looking couple, live in a nice house, and attend church on Sundays. From the outside, she's a woman who has it all together. But on the inside, Carmen Hart struggles with doubt. She wonders if she made a mistake when she married her husband. She wonders if God is as powerful as she once believed. Sometimes she wonders if He exists at all. After years of secret losses and empty arms, she's not so sure anymore... Read more...




 Castles of the Heart
by Hale Meserow

     Starlight O'Bannion was a bright girl growing up in the heart of the South in the years leading up to WWII. In the face of virulent redneck oppression of Negroes, Starlight's treasured companions are a black family living in the nearby forest. After college, Starlight leaves the South for New York City, where she becomes a fast-rising and highly successful corporate attorney in a prestigious firm. From out of her past comes a personal crisis in the form of a monumental moral challenge. The father of her growing-up companions comes to New York to plead with her to come back and represent his teenage grandson, who is falsely accused of the murder of a prominent white woman... Read more…




When Grace Sings
by Kim Vogel Sawyer

 Alexa Zimmerman wonders if the Old Order Mennonite community in Arborville, Kansas, will every fully accept her. Her family roots aren't what anyone thought when she first arrived, but she is hopeful that her culinary and hospitality skills will win the skeptics over. The bed-and-breakfast she's operating needs to succeed, so Alexa agrees to allow Briley Forrester, the hotshot reporter from Chicago, to stay as a long-term boarder, not knowing his real motives for being among the Plain folk. But when Alexa agrees to host her cousin Anna-Grace, the presence of extended family brings out Alexa's insecurities and sets Briley on the trail to uncovering a web of hidden truths...  Read more...