Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 576 Pages, 5.12 × 7.87 × 1.18 in
Published: August 3, 2010
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1416972250
ISBN - 13: 9781416972259
About the Book
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.
From the Publisher
Don't miss The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones,
soon to be a major motion picture in theaters August 2013.
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
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?
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
bestselling series the Mortal Instruments.
Includes an exclusive sneak peek of the fourth book in the Mortal
Instruments series: City of Fallen Angels! And don''t miss
the teaser from Clockwork Angel, the first book in the
Infernal Devices trilogy, the prequel to 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, Cassie lived in Los Angeles and New York where she worked at various entertainment magazines. Cassie started working on The Mortal Instruments series in 2004. City of Bones, A New York Times Bestseller, is the first book in the series and received numerous awards including: Finalist for the Locus Award for Best First Novel of 2007, An American Library Association Teens Top Ten Award winner, 2008, Winner of The 2010 Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, and Winner of the 2010 Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice Award. She has gone on to write several more books in The Mortal Instruments series as well as its companion series The Infernal Devices. She is also the author of Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd.