A transcendent novel about a demon girl’s search for love, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Replacement Everything burns in Pandemonium, . After taking on the fae in ‘s The Replacement, Brenna Yovanoff turns her considerably skilled pen to the subject of angels and demons in. The Space Between By Brenna Yovanoff – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.
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No Saints in Kansas. And, unlike many YA relationships, this one ends up taking a bit of time to get rolling. Daphne, the main character plus half-narrator, is a yoanoff of Lilith, yes, that Lilith, and Lucifer. I’m a fan of say what you mean, and mean what you say principle in life and the same goes when I read. In Pandemonium the city of demons, otherwise known as HellDaphne is a bored girl, the daughter of Lucifer and Lilith, who finds comfort in the familiarity of her surroundings but gleans no true happiness from it.
Her brother Obie’s job is to help the lost ones. Nov 25, Epizeuxis rated it liked it Recommends it for: Would you die betwen protect the ones you love?
Don’t convolute the story with flowery words that has a tendency to complicate the simplest of things. The writing is gorgeous, as is the norm for a Yovanoff book.
More than relatable, she’s likable. Plot Rather interesting plot, but I wanted there to be more betwwen sprinkled throughout the novel instead of the big info dump at the end. The Space Between’s romance is one of the few I’ve read in a novel geared towards teens that did not leave me nauseated. But then again – how can you make fun of such things as dead demon girls, suicide attempts, dead mothers and mutilated corpses?
Yovanoff has done her research, all the while adding her own personal flair to the familiar names like Beelzebub, Azrael, etc.
The Space Between | Brenna Yovanoff
Having said that, The Space Between is lovely in its darkness and secrets. Daphne isn’t your normal girl. I thought she was going to take her life. Determined to find him, Daphne travels from her home in Pandemonium to the vast streets of Earth, where everything is colder and more terrifying. Like looking down the barrel of a gun. Jan 19, Jillian -always aspiring- rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: But that’s all it is. Both beteen seem to fit in.
Then, when I look back at the review This novel tore my heart out and then handed it back to me, all the while giving a sad but sheepish smile. He was like her in almost every way, with her sleek black hair and gray eyes, but he laughed sometimes and smiled up at her. She processes things differently, reacts differently, is always enough of an odd duck to feel authentically demonic in origin, but as the story goes on, she sort of becomes more human.
Write your own comment on this book! Publishers Weekly, starred review Largely unsentimental, this is a breath of fresh or fetid? The Space Between is not a bad novel. Lilith communicating with her daughter through any reflective surface from mirrors to fenders to bird eyes was a highly original touch. And I prefer for them to be humanized. These two, who otherwise would never have known of each other’s existence, meet in one haunting moment, leading them through a series of seemingly unconnected events that draw them closer to one another As Daphne and Truman search for Obie, they discover what it means to love and be human in a world where human is the hardest thing to be.
Daphne’s watching Earth TV all day long and thinks a lot about life on Earth. The coolness factor was in full swing.
This book was pretty good.
The Space Between
Lush book covers aside, this is a well thought out and constructed narrative, rich in symbolism and mythology. Hell’s chrome and steel cityscape was being described.
It made it a bit unsettling and provided such wonderful tension. Those who cannot always see the hope brenba inside the pain and turmoil of life.
Sometimes I think a few of them merely catch me at the right times and places, hitting me when I’m emotionally weak or mentally exhausted. That is until the day her brother tells her that he is nrenna to live on Earth. View all 30 comments. Daphne showed betaeen promise when she came to the aid of a lost one; the half-breed child of a fallen angel and a human with the help of her brother Obie when he was leaving purgatory for good to be with the lost one he loved.
And it had me thinking, Why did this have to happen now? I’m not sure why she resisted becoming like her sisters since it wasn’t established where Daphne received her morality from. The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm. Determined to find him, Daphne spaec from her home in Pandemonium t Everything is made of steel, betwen the flowers. Aside from the creepy feel that’s a little like waking after a nightmare that I had for some of it, my favorite thing in this is Daphne.