Roddy – D.J. Dillon: Mystery of the Black Hole Mine




Personal Author:

Roddy, Lee


The Mystery of the Black Hole Mine: book 7 of D.J. Dillon adventure series / by Lee Roddy

Publication info:

Wheaton IL:  Scripture Press, c1987

Physical description:

129 p.


In exploring the mountains, D.J. Dillon and his friend accidentally discover a long-abandoned gold mine. D.J. picks up two gold nuggets which he believes came from the mine. D.J. develops gold fever, and determines to explore the mine in spite of the dangers. He knows that the old mine is unstable and likely to collapse, and that deadly undetected methane gas in the mine can kill a person, but he enters the shaft alone. That forces him into a horrible situation. In this seventh book, D.J. learns a hard lesson about selfishness and greed.

Subject term:

Abandoned mines—Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Adventure, mystery—Juvenile fiction.




abandoned mines, adventure, boys, children, gold mines, greed, youth


Leave a comment

Filed under J Fiction

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s