Reader recommendation: Gray Mountain Latest News Subscribe Why the new health-care bill may keep affordable care out of reach for some Why migrants, en route to the United States, are pausing in Mexico Is the English language becoming less significant in Europe after Brexit? Iraqi prime minister: after Islamic State is defeated, US combat troops will leave Monitor readers share their favorite book picks. By Walter Jenkins, Kings Park, N.Y. November 12, 2014 About video ads View Caption of Gray Mountain is another winner by John Grisham. This time his target is the coal mining industry of Appalachia and the cruel, deadly devices they use to mine coal. It's a riveting, easy-to-read-novel. I highly recommend it. Recommended: Whosolvedit? Take our famous literary detectives quiz!