Orphan Tessa Gray, sixteen, crosses the ocean from New York to find her brother Nate in Victorian London, her only possession a clockwork angel necklace from her mother. She is ignorant of her power to transform; the Dark sisters are not. They kidnap her for the Magister, who wants to marry Tessa and claim her power.
Shadowhunters, warriors of angel blood, battle
demons and keep the peace in the Downworld of vampires, warlocks and
other supernaturals. Orphan teen Shadowhunters Jem, Will, and Jess
rescue Tessa and agree to help save Nate. Vengeful vampire Lady Camille
Belcourt and her current lover, warlock Magnus Bane provide entrée to
the Magister's secret Pandemonium Club.
"London, April 1878. The demon exploded in an shower of and guts."
How? How does Ms. Clare keep me reading her books? Sigh.
Rating: PG 13
S: No. Tensions
V: Fighting, intense images of death and paranormals