City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)

City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) Description:

When fifteen year old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City she hardly expects to witness a murder much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons Then the body disappears into thin air It s hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible to everyone else and when there is nothing not even a smear of blood to show that a boy has died Or was he a boy br br This is Clary s first meeting with the Shadowhunters warriors dedicated to ridding the earth of demons It s also her first encounter with Jace a Shadowhunter who looks a little like an angel and acts a lot like a jerk Within twenty four hours Clary is pulled into Jace s world with a vengeance when her mother disappears and Clary herself is attacked by a demon But why would demons be interested in ordinary mundanes like Clary and her mother And how did Clary suddenly get the Sight The Shadowhunters would like to know br br Exotic and gritty exhilarating and utterly gripping Cassandra Clare s ferociously entertaining fantasy takes readers on a wild ride that they will never want to end

Rating: 3.25 out of 5

City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3)

City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3) Description:

i Also see Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN ACE i br b a href https www goodreads com book show rel nofollow ACE a b br br To save her mother s life Clary must travel to the City of Glass the ancestral home of the Shadowhunters never mind that entering the city without permission is against the Law and breaking the Law could mean death To make things worse she learns that Jace does not want her there and Simon has been thrown in prison by the Shadowhunters who are deeply suspicious of a vampire who can withstand sunlight br br As Clary uncovers more about her family s past she finds an ally in mysterious Shadowhunter Sebastian With Valentine mustering the full force of his power to destroy all Shadowhunters forever their only chance to defeat him is to fight alongside their eternal enemies But can Downworlders and Shadowhunters put aside their hatred to work together While Jace realizes exactly how much he s willing to risk for Clary can she harness her newfound powers to help save the Glass City whatever the cost br br Love is a mortal sin and the secrets of the past prove deadly as Clary and Jace face down Valentine in the third installment of the i New York Times i bestselling series The Mortal Instruments

Rating: 3.38 out of 5

City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2)

City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2) Description:

i Also see Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN ACE i br b a href https www goodreads com book show rel nofollow ACE a b br br Clary Fray just wishes that her life would go back to normal But what s normal when you re a demon slaying Shadowhunter your mother is in a magically induced coma and you can suddenly see Downworlders like werewolves vampires and faeries If Clary left the world of the Shadowhunters behind it would mean more time with her best friend Simon who s becoming more than a friend But the Shadowhunting world isn t ready to let her go especially her handsome infuriating newfound brother Jace And Clary s only chance to help her mother is to track down rogue Shadowhunter Valentine who is probably insane certainly evil and also her father br br To complicate matters someone in New York City is murdering Downworlder children Is Valentine behind the killings and if he is what is he trying to do When the second of the Mortal Instruments the Soul Sword is stolen the terrifying Inquisitor arrives to investigate and zooms right in on Jace How can Clary stop Valentine if Jace is willing to betray everything he believes in to help their father br br In this breathtaking sequel to i City of Bones i Cassandra Clare lures her readers back into the dark grip of New York City s Downworld where love is never safe and power becomes the deadliest temptation

Rating: 3.25 out of 5

Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)

Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1) Description:

In a time when Shadowhunters are barely winning the fight against the forces of darkness one battle will change the course of history forever Welcome to the Infernal Devices trilogy a stunning and dangerous prequel to the i New York Times i bestselling Mortal Instruments series br br The year is Tessa Gray descends into London s dark supernatural underworld in search of her missing brother She soon discovers that her only allies are the demon slaying Shadowhunters including Will and Jem the mysterious boys she is attracted to Soon they find themselves up against the Pandemonium Club a secret organization of vampires demons warlocks and humans Equipped with a magical army of unstoppable clockwork creatures the Club is out to rule the British Empire and only Tessa and her allies can stop them

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4)

City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, #4) Description:

The Mortal War is over and sixteen year old Clary Fray is back home in New York excited about all the possibilities before her She s training to become a Shadowhunter and to use her unique power Her mother is getting married to the love of her life Downworlders and Shadowhunters are at peace at last And most importantly of all she can finally call Jace her boyfriend br br But nothing comes without a price br br Someone is murdering Shadowhunters provoking tensions between Downworlders and Shadowhunters that could lead to a second bloody war Clary s best friend Simon can t help her his mother just found out that he s a vampire and now he s homeless When Jace begins to pull away from her without explaining why Clary is forced to delve into the heart of a mystery whose solution reveals her worst nightmare she herself has set in motion a terrible chain of events that could lead to her losing everything she loves Even Jace

Rating: 3.78 out of 5

Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices, #2)

Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices, #2) Description:

In the magical underworld of Victorian London Tessa Gray has at last found safety with the Shadowhunters But that safety proves fleeting when rogue forces in the Clave plot to see her protector Charlotte replaced as head of the Institute If Charlotte loses her position Tessa will be out on the street and easy prey for the mysterious Magister who wants to use Tessa s powers for his own dark ends br br With the help of the handsome self destructive Will and the fiercely devoted Jem Tessa discovers that the Magister s war on the Shadowhunters is deeply personal He blames them for a long ago tragedy that shattered his life To unravel the secrets of the past the trio journeys from mist shrouded Yorkshire to a manor house that holds untold horrors from the slums of London to an enchanted ballroom where Tessa discovers that the truth of her parentage is more sinister than she had imagined When they encounter a clockwork demon bearing a warning for Will they realize that the Magister himself knows their every move and that one of their own has betrayed them br br Tessa finds her heart drawn more and more to Jem but her longing for Will despite his dark moods continues to unsettle her But something is changing in Will the wall he has built around himself is crumbling Could finding the Magister free Will from his secrets and give Tessa the answers about who she is and what she was born to do br br As their dangerous search for the Magister and the truth leads the friends into peril Tessa learns that when love and lies are mixed they can corrupt even the purest heart

Rating: 3.38 out of 5

City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5)

City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5) Description:

The i New York Times i bestselling Mortal Instruments continues and so do the thrills and danger for Jace Clary and Simon br br What price is too high to pay even for love When Jace and Clary meet again Clary is horrified to discover that the demon Lilith s magic has bound her beloved Jace together with her evil brother Sebastian and that Jace has become a servant of evil The Clave is out to destroy Sebastian but there is no way to harm one boy without destroying the other As Alec Magnus Simon and Isabelle wheedle and bargain with Seelies demons and the merciless Iron Sisters to try to save Jace Clary plays a dangerous game of her own The price of losing is not just her own life but Jace s soul She s willing to do anything for Jace but can she still trust him Or is he truly lost br br Love Blood Betrayal Revenge Darkness threatens to claim the Shadowhunters in the harrowing fifth book of the Mortal Instruments series

Rating: 3.78 out of 5

City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)

City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6) Description:

In this dazzling and long awaited conclusion to the acclaimed Mortal Instruments series Clary and her friends fight the greatest evil they have ever faced Clary s own brother br br Sebastian Morgenstern is on the move systematically turning Shadowhunter against Shadowhunter Bearing the Infernal Cup he transforms Shadowhunters into creatures out of nightmare tearing apart families and lovers as the ranks of his Endarkened army swell br br The embattled Shadowhunters withdraw to Idris but not even the famed demon towers of Alicante can keep Sebastian at bay And with the Nephilim trapped in Idris who will guard the world against demons br br When one of the greatest betrayals the Nephilim have ever known is revealed Clary Jace Isabelle Simon and Alec must flee even if their journey takes them deep into the demon realms where no Shadowhunter has set foot before and from which no human being has ever returned br br Love will be sacrificed and lives lost in the terrible battle for the fate of the word in the thrilling final installment of the classic urban fantasy series The Mortal Instruments

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

Clockwork Princess (The Infernal Devices, #3)

Clockwork Princess (The Infernal Devices, #3) Description:

Danger and betrayal love and loss secrets and enchantment are woven together in the breathtaking finale to the New York Times bestselling Infernal Devices Trilogy prequel to the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series br br THE INFERNAL DEVICES WILL NEVER STOP COMING br br A net of shadows begins to tighten around the Shadowhunters of the London Institute Mortmain plans to use his Infernal Devices an army of pitiless automatons to destroy the Shadowhunters He needs only one last item to complete his plan he needs Tessa Gray br br Charlotte Branwell head of the London Institute is desperate to find Mortmain before he strikes But when Mortmain abducts Tessa the boys who lay equal claim to her heart Jem and Will will do anything to save her For though Tessa and Jem are now engaged Will is as much in love with her as ever br br As those who love Tessa rally to rescue her from Mortmain s clutches Tessa realizes that the only person who can save her is herself But can a single girl even one who can command the power of angels face down an entire army br br Danger and betrayal secrets and enchantment and the tangled threads of love and loss intertwine as the Shadowhunters are pushed to the very brink of destruction in the breathtaking conclusion to the Infernal Devices trilogy

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices, #1)

Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices, #1) Description:

i In a kingdom by the sea i br br In a secret world where half angel warriors are sworn to fight demons i parabatai i is a sacred word br br A i parabatai i is your partner in battle A i parabatai i is your best friend i Parabatai i can be everything to each other but they can never fall in love br br Emma Carstairs is a warrior a Shadowhunter and the best in her generation She lives for battle Shoulder to shoulder with her i parabatai i Julian Blackthorn she patrols the streets of Los Angeles where vampires party on the Sunset Strip and faeries the most powerful of supernatural creatures teeter on the edge of open war with Shadowhunters When the bodies of humans and faeries turn up murdered in the same way Emma s parents were when she was a child an uneasy alliance is formed This is Emma s chance for revenge and Julian s chance to get back his brother Mark who is being held prisoner by the faerie Courts All Emma Mark and Julian have to do is solve the murders within two weeks and before the murderer targets them br br Their search takes Emma from sea caves full of sorcery to a dark lottery where death is dispensed And each clue she unravels uncovers more secrets What has Julian been hiding from her all these years Why does Shadowhunter Law forbid i parabatai i to fall in love Who really killed her parents and can she bear to know the truth br br The darkly magical world of Shadowhunters has captured the imaginations of millions of readers across the globe Join the adventure in i Lady Midnight i the long awaited first volume of a new trilogy from Cassandra Clare

Rating: 3.43 out of 5