The Replacement Mackie is not one of us. Though he lives in the small town of Gentry, he comes from a world of tunnels and black murky water, a world of living . Mackie Doyle is a replacement – a fairy child left in the crib of a human baby sixteen years ago, to replace the baby when it was stolen away by. Mackie Doyle is The Replacement – left in the crib of a human baby sixteen years ago. He has been raised among us. But he is not one of us. Now, he must.

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I’m going to try to be yovanofd, I have nothing against the author. By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. But, I plowed through this book hoping the ending would be good but ahhh it wasn’t.

And that changes with our culture. He was just a weird brena one minute, and a self-assured little adult the next.

And to be truthful, I wouldn’t either! The readers must suspend too much disbelief when incredibly weak characters prevail over the dark creatures of the Slag Heaps. Brenna Yovanoff created wonderfully spooky and unsettling monsters. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Click on a plot link to find similar books!

But I don’t want to give them impression that this is some pathetic sob-story, because it’s not. So first let me just say I really do love this cover. I need to learn to do this more- quit a novel after 10 chapters or so when I clearly realize that it will disappoint me in the end.

Mackie is a beautiful character, he is so deep and intriguing. Where did this come from?


Mostly I didn’t buy replzcement the the premise of Mayhem and why they stole babies. The relationship between the town of Gentry and the underworld was shady and vague, so it was hard for me to understand the motivations behind the characters.

I thought The Lady a truly disturbing and vile invention. All I kept thinking was, “Ok, so they play really good and His allergies to blood and steel are getting worse and worse and his health is beginning to fail. The Replacement Mackie is not one of us.

I can without a doubt say I have never read a book quite like The Replacement before. Booklist, starred review A devastating look at familial love, sacrifice, and loneliness.

Yovanoff handled the romance aspect spectacularly, I will give her that. The novel asks too many questions, and if other reviewers are to be believed, it never gives satisfactory answers. Anyway, the books writing could have been better and the description of things could have been better. In my 4 years of high school and 6 years of college, I’ve not once heard anyone use the term “socially lubricated. What a relief to move on to something else.

When the door swung open, no one was waiting in the entryway. The cover is very fitting to the book, and I think it’s interesting how the author put old superstitions into pratical ways it would hurt a person like Mackie. Mackie is a replacement, what would often be called a changeling, and he spends his life struggling to fit in and keep this very dangerous secret. There’s romance and rescue though mercifully no Edward Cullen types to replace the tale’s endearing original couple.

The Morigan and her crew had to put on heavy metal rock concerts No one knows who takes the children, where they go or why they are stolen.

The Replacement

If you have an awesome story and brilliant writing, you don’t need to waste your time or the brena with cheap add-ins about getting trashed and banging the popular girls at school. It flows beautifully, and I always had a clear image of the characters, the town and the emotions behind it all. On the former, the brdnna is lovely. I felt disjointed from the characters, disjointed from the plot, and the characters and plot felt disjointed from each other. I just found it extremely annoying, and it made the characters seem very two dimensional.

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Mackie moans around, oozing through life with an aimlessness so infuriating that I just wanted to smack him. For a second, nothing happened, but then the outline flared from inside, lit with a warm glow. My biggest problem was the ending.

The panes were set in a network of lead, arranged in fancy diamond patterns. Otherwise, skip this one. His friends know it – especially his best friend Roswell, the most loyal friend a person could ever have.

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The Replacement | Brenna Yovanoff

But despite Mackie’s obvious suffering, the issue is buried, always skirted around and never truly faced. Then Tate came in at a close second, she is a character who knows what’s up and wont take crap from people. In the beginning we are introduced to an awkward, isolated boy with few friends. Seriously loved all the side cha I love yovanofff, and I love horror vibes with romance thrown in!