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They make a nice salt mill, too. Nylon gears that never rust.
I'd say that pepper grinders are one of the inexpensive kitchen tools that most often fail to deliver (can openers are another.) An awful lot of pepper grinders are just not very good at grinding pepper, I'm afraid. I'd recommend the one I have, because it worked pretty well when I first got it, but after four years it is starting to not work so well and I'm in the market for another one. I'm thinking I might try this: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0006GSR76/. It's pretty well reviewed. I don't have personal experience with it though, so caveat emptor.
Get the $36 one? [link]
This is one of those things where you really get what you pay for.
ask for THIS for christmas.
I got this one years ago, and I swear by it.
I have the 6" and also very happy with it: [link]