Will Givens was one of two survivors of the 1981explosion that killed 52 Eastern Kentucky men in the Harlan #7 Coal Mine. But Will carries a terrible secret hidden from all about the tragedy that occurred after the explosion under Black Mountain. But when he comes home 20 years later to face his past, he tips a delicate balance that will result in a second disaster worse than the first. As his life entwines with a grandmother whose grief has imprisoned her, a beautiful young woman who carries a terrible secret of her own and a mentally handicapped boy who carves coal statutes, he s unaware of the danger or that the boy holds the key to it all. Will he figure that out before it s too late?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wndy2011 - LibraryThing
Now I understand why I don't like closed in spaces. A very telling story of miner's lives and the families they leave behind every day when they go underground. Entire families can be lost in one little mishap and lives are ruined for years. No one ever forgets. Read full review