Queen of Air and Darkness
Books | Young Adult Fiction / Action & Adventure / General
All first editions will include exclusive reverse-printed jacket art, ten black and white interior illustrations, and a new short story! Dark secrets and forbidden love threaten the very survival of the Shadowhunters in Cassandra Clare’s Queen of Air and Darkness, the final novel in the #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling The Dark Artifices trilogy. Queen of Air and Darkness is a Shadowhunters novel.What if damnation is the price of true love? Innocent blood has been spilled on the steps of the Council Hall, the sacred stronghold of the Shadowhunters. In the wake of the tragic death of Livia Blackthorn, the Clave teeters on the brink of civil war. One fragment of the Blackthorn family flees to Los Angeles, seeking to discover the source of the disease that is destroying the race of warlocks. Meanwhile, Julian and Emma take desperate measures to put their forbidden love aside and undertake a perilous mission to Faerie to retrieve the Black Volume of the Dead. What they find in the Courts is a secret that may tear the Shadow World asunder and open a dark path into a future they could never have imagined. Caught in a race against time, Emma and Julian must save the world of Shadowhunters before the deadly power of the parabatai curse destroys them and everyone they love.
Margaret K. McElderry Books
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"<a href="http://laughinglistener.com/"><br/>The Laughing Listener</a><br/><b>November 2018</b><br/><b>Format:</b> Hardback & Audiobook<br/><b>Narrator:</b> James Marsters *Standing ovation*<br/><i>You seriously haven’t lived until you hear James Marsters talk like a kelpie</i><br/><b>Length:</b> 30 hours & 23 minutes<br/><br/><b>Story Rating:</b> 5 Stars<br/><b>Performance Rating:</b> 5 Stars<br/><b>Overall Rating:</b> 5 Stars<br/><br/>THIS. BOOK. WAS. INSANITY. And I just???? Oh my god. FEELINGS.<br/><br/><img src="https://media.giphy.com/media/103fSL2bvfdOjS/giphy.gif" width="" height="" alt="I have these FEELINGS"><br/><br/>And similar to my <i>Lord of Shadows</i> review, there is no possible way I can form complete, coherent, constructive sentences right now, so I’ll just list why this book is the ****.<br/><br/>- Slytherin Julian<br/>- Kit being adorable and hilarious<br/>- All the Herondale-ness<br/>- Jace with a beard<br/>- Twisty plot<br/>- Diana taking down the patriarchy<br/>- Mind-shattering insanity<br/>- Blackthorn family love<br/>- The Julian smolder<br/>- Tessa and Jem<br/>- Cristina being a badass<br/>- Diana being a badass<br/>- Emma being a badass<br/>- Dru being a badass<br/>- Extreme <i>Stranger Things</i> vibes<br/>- Mark + Cristina + Kieran = Kierstinark<br/>- Gwyn throwing his axe around like Thor<br/>- Ty being a smol cinnamon bun<br/>- Subtle-but-not-really A+ political undertones<br/>- Mark challenging Jaime to a duel<br/>- Malec adorableness<br/>- Ty and Dru sibling bonding<br/>- Lots of Faerie drama<br/>- Alec being a major badass and all around MVP<br/>- Zara being an idiot<br/>- Phoukas wearing purple pants<br/>- Drunk Magnus<br/>- LOTS OF FEELINGS AND PANIC ATTACKS<br/><br/><b>FINAL WORD</b><br/>This book was complete insanity from beginning to end and I feel like I didn’t breathe for a week. I LOVED IT.<br/><br/>#1 ↦ <i>[b:Lady Midnight|25494343|Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices, #1)|Cassandra Clare|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1460477682s/25494343.jpg|19104294]</i> ↦ ✦✦✦✦✦<br/>#2 ↦ <i>[b:Lord of Shadows|30312891|Lord of Shadows (The Dark Artifices, #2)|Cassandra Clare|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1479513427s/30312891.jpg|19104295]</i> ↦ ✦✦✦✦✦<br/>#3 ↦ <i>[b:Queen of Air and Darkness|13541056|Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices, #3)|Cassandra Clare|https://images.gr-assets.com/books/1510447136s/13541056.jpg|19104298]</i> ↦ ✦✦✦✦✦"
"Probably the Dark Artifacts series"
"i ship Emma and Julian. I NEED the wicked powers, and soon"