With her eagerly awaited second novel, Tawni O'Dell takes readers back to the coal-mining country of western Pennsylvania. Set in a town ravaged and haunted by a mine explosion that took the lives of 96 men, Coal Run explores the life of local deputy and erstwhile football legend, "The Great Ivan Z.," as he prepares for a former teammate's imminent release from prison. As the week unfolds and Ivan struggles to confront his demons, he reveals himself to be a man whose conscience is burdened by a long-held and shocking secret.
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Review: Coal RunUser Review - Alicia Jamtaas - Goodreads
A magor weakness in my writing is trying to foreshadow without beating a reader over the head. I read this book three times because Tawni O'Dell is flawless (in my eyes) with foreshadowing Read full review
Review: Coal RunUser Review - Mary Schumann - Goodreads
Liked it! Lots of time on my hands to read and I had picked up 2 of Tawni ODell's books - this & Sister Mine. I liked this one better. Read full review