Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare

The second book in The Dark Artifices sees the Blackthorns and Emma Carstairs visited by the Centurians, elite Shadowhunters, in search of Malcolm Fade’s body. But that’s no the only reason the Centurians are there. Zara Dearborn, the prejudiced leader of the group wants to take the institute for herself and the Cohort, a group […]

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare

Emma Carstairs is convinced her parent’s deaths had nothing to do with Sebastian Morgenstern. When mundanes and Fae are murdered in the same way, the Faerie Courts ask the Los Angeles Institute to investigate, and in return they’ll return Mark Blackthorn to his family. Emma, her parabatai Julian, Mark, and their friend Christina race against […]

City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

In the finale of the Mortal Instruments, Clary and company travel to Edom to stop Sebastian and his army of Endarkened Shadowhunters. The cost of stopping him will be high, and one of them will have to pay the ultimate price. We got some character deaths from the side characters, but the main six got […]

City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare

Jace is bound to Sebastian in a dark version of a parabatai bond. Kill Sebastian, and you kill Jace. Clary and their friends are determined to find a way to sever the bond before the Clave decides it doesn’t care if Jace dies in their quest to stop Sebastian before he can enact whatever dark […]

City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare

Clary and company have defeated her father, Valentine Morgenstern, but not everything has returned to how it was. She’s now training to be a Shadowhunter and she and Jace are finally dating. Simon is adjusting to life as a Daylighter and trying to date Maia and Isabel. However, Jace is becoming secretive and not isn’t […]

City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

In the next installment of the Mortal Instruments, the gang goes to the capital of the Shadowhunter homeland, Alicante. Simon is imprisoned in the Guard, Clary goes on a quest to save her mother, and Jace and Clary find out more about the experiments that Valentine performed on them in utturo.  Then there’s the mysterious […]

City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

I read the first book in this series before the movie came out. Since I’ve become a fan of the TV show, I thought it was high time I continued the series. Picking up shortly after the first novel, Valentine is in possession of the Mortal Cup and the revelation that Jace is Valentine’s son […]