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Author: Cassandra Clare; Mike Rosamilia; Margaret K. McElderry Books.; Simon and Schuster, Inc.,
Publisher: New York : M.K. McElderry Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When 15-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder -- much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Horror fiction
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clare, Cassandra.
City of bones.
New York : M.K. McElderry Books, c2007
(OCoLC)741495231
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cassandra Clare; Mike Rosamilia; Margaret K. McElderry Books.; Simon and Schuster, Inc.,
ISBN: 9781416914280 1416914285 9781428739994 1428739998 1439569673 9781439569672 9781416955078 1416955070 9781442499652 1442499656 9781606863619 1606863614 1480614963 9781480614963
OCLC Number: 67840099
Notes: "Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division ; Manufactured in the United States of America ; Book design by Mike Rosamilia"--t.p. verso.
Awards: 2009 Tayshas List
Target Audience: Ages 14 up.
Description: 485 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Cassandra Clare.
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When 15-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder -- much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into 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 first 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 twenty-four hours Clary is pulled into Jace's world with a vengeance, when her mother disappears and Clary herself is attacked by a demon. But why would demons be interested in ordinary mundanes like Clary and her mother? And how did Clary suddenly get the Sight? The Shadowhunters would like to know...

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by honeyreader (WorldCat user published 2011-02-09) Excellent Permalink

this is an excellent book and not just for kids. it will hold the attention span of any  young adult. i wont push it and say its for all adults i found it interesting but i wont speak for everybody. it follows a young girl and her friend on a journey to the super natural world that exists...
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Suspenseful storyline that holds interest

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-03-24) Excellent Permalink

City of Bones describes Clary Fray discovering her Shadowhunter background.  Now 15, Clary is able to see through the glamour and  have the Sight. Her mother has gone missing and Clary is trying to find her.  Gathering all the puzzle pieces of her past is difficult, but even more difficult...
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