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The Mine (Northwest Passage Book 1) by [Heldt, John A.]

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Editorial Reviews


"With an irresistible, ironic humor and an obvious appreciation of history -- and a few I-didn't-see-that-coming surprises -- Heldt has written a tender, refreshing and thought-provoking romance guaranteed to entertain." -- Happy Ever After blog, USA TODAY

"The Mine is one of those stories that sneaks up on you and sweeps you off your feet." -- Librarian's Best Books of 2012, Library Journal

"Exciting and moving, as well as a lot of fun." -- San Francisco Review of Books

"Have you ever finished a book and just had to sit there in silence for a few moments and just soak it all in? The beautiful writing, the passionate romance, and the gut-wrenching decisions the characters made? That is how I felt when I finished The Mine. I put down my Kindle and just sat there for a few minutes. I had to soak it all in." -- Kristin Reads

"Heldt has written a love story to rival The Notebook." -- Pen Possessed

"The best self-published novel I have ever read." -- 300 Word Book Reviews

"Exceptional, romantic, and timeless." -- For the Passion of Romance

"Move over, Nicholas Sparks." -- Author Erica Hutchings

"I laughed, I cried, and I thought so much of what I would do if this happened to me. I became so invested in these characters I was upset when I reached the end of the book. It was an amazing journey." -- She Always Reads

"A masterpiece." -- Everley Dawn's Novel Reviews

"This one will take your breath away." -- Wallflower Review

"Positively captivating!" -- Jenn's Review Blog

"A walk in the past that will leave your heart aching, smiling, and longing for more." -- Scandalicious Book Reviews

"Magnificent." -- Bookish

"One of the most beautiful love stories I've ever read." -- Have You Heard My Book Review

"Fans of Nicholas Sparks, or other romance writers, will love this book." -- Author J.S. Colley

"The ending was phenomenal." -- Napoleon Split

"Heldt can write. His way with words is absolutely wondrous." -- Just a Girl Geek

"Pure entertainment." -- Write-Escape

"An entertaining, witty, well-written trip to the past." -- Christian Indie Book Reviews

"The love story is profound." -- Romance Writer's Reads

"A triumph in storytelling." -- Author Don Sloan

"The Mine would make a perfect movie. I'd be there on the first night." -- A Novel Start

"One of the best books I've ever read. HIGHLY recommend." -- Pointe Taken

"Compelling in every way." -- Eat Sleep Read

"A beautifully told story that will make you smile." -- Books are Theater of the Mind

"I couldn't put it down." -- Rockin' & Reviewing

"The Mine is one of those stories that will stick with you. It was just about perfect." -- Book Lovers Inc.

"A sweet, nostalgic trip back in time." -- Silver's Reviews

"A unique story with characters you'll love and plot turns that will hold your attention until the end." -- Truth About Books

"Incredible." -- Reading Cafe

"Watching Joel fall in love both with Grace and the 1940s is, quite simply, magical." -- Pages Unbound

"The ending was a wonderful surprise and made this book a very satisfying read. If you enjoy romance, history, and a touch of sci-fi, this is the book for you." -- Bookcorps

"Heldt is a great storyteller." -- Suncoast's Book Reviews

"An exceptional debut." -- My Fiction Nook

"One of the best endings of a book I've ever read." -- Indie Bookshelf

"Keep your tissues handy." -- Rita Reviews

Product details

  • File Size: 493 KB
  • Print Length: 422 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: John A. Heldt (February 13, 2012)
  • Publication Date: February 13, 2012
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0078S9B6G
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #103,019 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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