From the Publisher
Don't miss The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones,
soon to be a major motion picture in theaters August 2013.
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.
But nothing comes without a price.
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
The stakes are higher than ever in the #1 New York
Times bestselling fourth installment of the Mortal Instruments
About the Author
Cassandra Clare was born in Teheran, Iran and spent much of her childhood travelling the world with her family. After college, she lived in Los Angeles and New York where she worked at various entertainment magazines. She started working on The Mortal Instruments series in 2004 and became a full-time author in 2006. Her first novel, City of Bones, was published in 2007 and received numerous awards including An American Library Association Teens Top Ten Award in 2008, the Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award in 2010, and the Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice Award in 2010. She is also the author of the Infernal Devices series and Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd.
About the Book
Clary, Jace, and Simon are back in this thrilling fourth book of the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series. Who will be tempted by darkness? Who will fall in love? And who will betray everything they've ever believed in?
Format: Trade Paperback
Published: October 2, 2012
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1442403551
ISBN - 13: 9781442403550