Annotations for Shadowhunters and Downworlders : A Mortal Instruments Reader

Baker & Taylor
Presents essays addressing prevalent themes in Cassandra Clare's "Mortal Instruments" series, covering such topics as friendship, the art of war, the importance of art and humor, and the benefits of incest in literature.

Perseus Publishing
Explore the world of the Mortal Instruments with Cassandra Clare and more

Join Cassandra Clare and a Circle of more than a dozen top YA writers, including New York Times bestsellers Holly Black, Rachel Caine, and Kami Garcia, as they write about the Mortal Instruments series, its characters, and its world.

Inside you'll read:

? A cinematic tutorial on why the best friend (Simon) always loses out to the bad boy (Jace)
? The unexpected benefits of the incest taboo
? What we can read between the lines of Alec and Magnus' European vacation
? The importance of friendship, art, humor, and rebellion
? And more, from the virtues of Downworlders to the naughty side of Shadowhunting