The Mine

The MineIn 2000, Joel Smith is a cocky, adventurous young man who sees the world as his playground.

But when the college senior, days from graduation, enters an abandoned Montana mine, he discovers the price of reckless curiosity. He emerges in May 1941 with a cell phone he can’t use, money he can’t spend, and little but his wits to guide his way. Stuck in the age of Whirlaway, swing dancing, and a peacetime draft, Joel begins a new life as the nation drifts toward war.

With the help of his 21-year-old trailblazing grandmother and her friends, he finds his place in a world he knew only from movies and books. But when an opportunity comes to return to the present, Joel must decide whether to leave his new love in the past or choose a course that will alter their lives forever. THE MINE follows a humbled man through a critical time in history as he adjusts to new surroundings and wrestles with the knowledge of things to come.

See this book on AMAZON UK  or AMAZON US.

MEET THE AUTHOR

 John A Heldt

Your name, please?
John A. Heldt

And the title of your book?
The Mine

What is the genre of your book?
Romance-time travel, historical fiction

How many Amazon UK 5-Star reviews do you currently have for this book?
4

And how many Amazon USA 5-Star reviews does this book have?
116

Is your book part of a series?
Yes. It is Northwest Passage No. 1

What is the synopsis of your book, in one sentence?
Adventurous, self-absorbed college senior Joel Smith, 22, enters an abandoned mine in May 2000, emerges in May 1941, and begins a six-month journey through prewar Seattle, where he meets his grandmother as a young woman, falls in love with her friend, and struggles with the knowledge of things to come.

Why do you think your book is so popular?
It has something for everyone, including adventure, romance, history, drama, humor, and science fiction.

When you’re not writing, how do you spend your time?
I fish and walk the dog.

If you were to describe yourself as a vegetable, what would it be?
I’m definitely a potato. I’m plain on the outside but tough and versatile.

Take a look at this book’s Amazon reviews, or buy the book from AMAZON UK  or AMAZON US.

~~~~~~~~~~~~
  • Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools Silly old fools move to crazy, tiny mountain village and end up owning the most dangerous cockerel in Spain. With recipes.
  • More Ketchup than Salsa More Ketchup than Salsa A young couple swap a career in fish entrails on Bolton market for life as British bar owners abroad.
  • Your Gift to Me Your Gift to Me TOP GUN meets STEEL MAGNOLIAS in an award-winning military love story that touches hearts and is filled with unexpected twists . . .
  • Twelve Months Twelve Months A man discovers that he has 12 months to live, and decides to make every single moment count.
  • Murder takes time Murder takes time Nicky Fusco thought he knew right from wrong, living by an oath of friendship & honor with his three best friends. But life took them down separate paths, and the oath was broken.
  • Stealing Jenny Stealing Jenny After three heartbreaking miscarriages, Tom and Jenny Callahan are happily anticipating the birth of their sixth child. Their neighbor, however, is secretly hatching a sinister plot.

     
THESE TITLES HAVE MORE THAN 100 5-STAR REVIEWS!
Authors! If your book has 25 (or more) 5-Star Amazon reviews, we’d love to feature you! click-here To receive a fortnightly list of all the latest 5-Star titles featured on the website, subscribe here

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

camel Two Old Fools in Spain Again One Young Fool in Dorset One Young Fool in South Africa