With vampires, fairies, angels, romance, steampunk, and modern New York all in one series, Cassandra Clare is exploding onto the scene. This book explores the deeper world of the Shadowhunters:
· Parabatai, Nephilim, blessings, and runes
· Lucifer, Ithuriel, Lilith, Agramon, and other angels and demons
· Ancient legends of werewolves, vampires, and fairyfolk
· Clare’s clever Easter eggs from pop culture and literature
· The classic heroine’s journey
· Muslim angels, Hindu prayers, the Jewish Book of Raziel,
and the Christian Grail
There’s something for everyone, as this book reveals
unseen lore within the bestselling series.
Valerie Estelle Frankel is the author of two books on the heroine’s journey, along with the award-winning Henry Potty parody series. She is also the author of The Many Faces of Katniss Everdeen: Exploring the Heroine of THE HUNGER GAMES. Valerie lives (and writes!) in Sunnyvale, California.