Sweep reads like a magical Oscar Wilde fairytale combining history, heartbreak and fantasy in Victorian London. The story follows an orphaned chimney sweep named Nan Sparrow and her relationship with the Climbing Boys - young kids forced to clean chimneys because of their small size, regardless of safety and health concerns. Auxier weaves a beautiful story with some of the most loving and empathetic characters in literature. Nan’s survival rests on her strength, the compassion of others and a golem made of soot who acts as her guardian angel. Sweep will climb into your heart and leave you with an incredible experience you won’t soon forget.