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Walking Through Fire by Sherri Cook Woosley
While Sherri Cook Woosley’s debut novel, Walking Through Fire, is a well-plotted urban fantasy filled with harrowing battles, all sorts of freakish monsters, and ancient Sumerian gods making everything explode, what stands out is the one thing Woosley focused on that is oddly rare across all books in the SFF genre: a touching, believable, and realistic relationship between a parent and her child. In Walking Through Fire, Rachel and her eleven-year-old son, Adam, are tossed into an impossible situation as ancient gods awake and literally incinerate civilization as we know it. The normal world we all know rapidly disintegrates into …