"With the skill of a virtuoso, Andy Andrews continues his string of successful writingperformances in his latest entertaining masterpiece. The plot, characters, and storylinecombine to summon the reader into an unforgettable experience."
Robert SilversExecutive Publisher, The Saturday Evening Post
"At the Maui Writers Conference, we have had the best . . . including filmmakersRon Howard and James L. Brooks, . . . Pulitzer winners Dave Barry and CarlBernstein, best-selling authors Elmore Leonard, Mitch Albom, Robin Cook, ElizabethGeorge, and Barbara Kingsolver. Andy Andrews is right at the top of the list."
Shannon TulliusCofounder & Director, Maui Writers Conference
In the classic storytelling style of The Noticerand The Traveler's Gift,New York Times best-selling author Andy Andrews now delivers an adventureset sharply against the warm waters and white sands of the Gulf of Mexico inWWII America.
Saddened and unable to abandon her resentment toward the Nazi warmachine that took her husband's life, the young and attractive Helen Masonis living a bitter, lonely existence. Betrayed and left for dead, German U-boatofficer Lt. Josef Landermann washes ashore in a sleepy town along the northerngulf coast, looking to Helen for survival.
The Heart Mender is a story of life, loss, and reconciliation, reminding usof the power of forgiveness and the universal healing experience of letting go.
Released in a previous edition as Island of Saints