City of Bones Author:Cassandra Clare DELICIOUSLY EXOTIC URBAN FANTASY THAT IS SEXY, MYSTERIOUS AND DANGEROUSLY GOOD FUN! — When 15 year old Clary Frag heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder - much less a mnurder committedf by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears int... more »o 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?
This is Clary's firt 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 24 hours Clary is pulled into Jace's world with a vengenance, when her mother disappears and Clary herself is attacked by a demon. But why would demons be interested in mundanes like Clary and her mother: and how did Clary suddenly get the Sight? The Shadowhunters would like to know...« less