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The Mortal Instruments Series

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The Mortal Instruments is the sequel to The Infernal Devices series by Cassandra Clare.Prequel: The Infernal DevicesSpin-off: The Dark ArtificesGraphic Novel adaptation: The Mortal Instruments: Graphic NovelCompanion Book: The Shadowhunter's CodexSpin-Off: The Bane ChroniclesSpin-Off/Sequel: Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy Spin-Off/Sequel: Gh…
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Book 1
City of Bones
Cassandra Clare - 2007-03-27
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"City of Bones" follows a 15-year-old girl, Clary Fray, who witnesses a murder committed by three teenagers with strange tattoos and weapons that disappear into thin air. Clary is soon drawn into the world of Shadowhunters, warriors whose mission is to rid the earth of demons. Alongside the charismatic but prickly Jace, Clary must unravel the mystery of her sudden Sight and her mother's disappearance. This gripping urban fantasy novel is filled with action, romance, and supernatural secrets.
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Book 2
City of Ashes
Cassandra Clare - 2008-03-25
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Join Clary Fray, a demon-slaying Shadowhunter, as she navigates a world filled with werewolves, vampires, and faeries. With her mother in a magically-induced coma and a potential murderer on the loose, Clary has to team up with her newfound brother Jace to track down their evil father, Valentine. Will she be able to stop Valentine before it's too late? This thrilling sequel to City of Bones will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end.
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Book 3
City of Glass
Cassandra Clare - 2009-03-24
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"City of Glass" takes readers on an action-packed journey to the ancestral home of the Shadowhunters, where Clary must save her mother's life. But entering the City of Glass without permission is against the Law, and breaking the Law could mean death. With Valentine's power threatening to destroy all Shadowhunters forever, can Downworlders and Shadowhunters put aside their hatred and work together to defeat him? As Clary learns more about her family's past and Jace realizes how much he's willing to risk for her, love becomes a mortal sin and secrets from the past prove deadly. Don't miss the third installment of this New York Times bestselling series, filled with mystery, suspense, and unexpected alliances.
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Book 4
City of Fallen Angels
Cassandra Clare - 2011-04-05
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In this urban fantasy, Clary Fray is back in New York and has finally achieved peace between Shadowhunters and Downworlders – until a murderer threatens to unravel it all. With Jace as her boyfriend, Clary's greatest fears come to life when she realizes she's the one responsible for a chain of events that could cost her everything.
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Book 5
City of Lost Souls
Cassandra Clare - 2012-05-08
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This book follows the harrowing adventures of Jace, Clary, and Simon as they confront love, betrayal, revenge, and darkness in the fifth book of the bestselling Mortal Instruments series. Lilith’s magic has bound beloved Jace to evil brother Sebastian, and the Clave's attempts to destroy Sebastian endanger Jace's soul. Clary must play a dangerous game to save Jace, but can she trust him?
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Book 6
The Mortal Instruments 6
City of Heavenly Fire
Cassandra Clare - 2014-05-27
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A group of Shadowhunters band together to fight against their greatest enemy yet - Clary's own brother - who is systematically turning them against one another. With the fate of the world at stake, the group embarks on a dangerous journey into uncharted demon realms, where love will be tested and lives will be lost. The thrilling conclusion to the beloved Mortal Instruments series will keep readers at the edge of their seat until the very end.