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The Crown Rose by Fiona Avery

The Crown Rose by Fiona Avery was published in 2005. I just finished reading it. Sorry about the spoilers. The cover jacket says: This is the story of Isabelle of France, born heir to the throne, and the mystery of one man who enters her life at several key moments, becoming her icon, her soul’s… Continue reading The Crown Rose by Fiona Avery

Quotes

If you hurt her. . . .

“‘You look happy,’ he said to Clary. He swiveled his gaze to Jace. ‘And a good thing for you that she does.’

Jace raised an eyebrow. ‘is this the part where you tell me that if I hurt her, you’ll kill me?’

‘No,’ said Simon. ‘If you hurt Clary, she’s quite capable of killing you herself. Possibly with a variety of weapons.'”

~ Cassandra Clare, City of Glass (pg. 534)

Modern Fantasy · Review · Young Adult

City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

City of Glass is the third novel in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series. Once again, I have finished re-reading this. Just a little fact, the Mortal Instruments series was originally a trilogy, so this had been the last book of it. That was before Cassandra Clare decided that she was going to continue the… Continue reading City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

Modern Fantasy · Review · Young Adult

City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare is the second novel in the Mortal Instruments series. I just finished re-reading this one. Be warned: there are some spoilers, but I will try not to ruin the ending. By the way, that’s Clary on the cover! Clary and Simon start a brief period of dating, but Clary… Continue reading City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare