City Of Bones by Cassandra Clare

Alyssa Legarda

City Of Bones Is The First Book Of The Series Mortal Instruments


City of bones is about the protagonist Clary Fray and Jace Wayland have supernatual powers but clary just finds out she has her powers after her mom dies of a liquid the antagonist Valentine Morgenstern gave her. Jace takes Clary and her friend Simon to a buliding that only shadow hunters can see. The shadow hunter have unique powers. Clay is special cause she can do thing no body could could but her mom.The shadow hunter try to catch Valentine and in result turn in to a fight.

Rising Action

When Clary mother dies she discovers she has supernatural powers. Her moms friend Luke Garroway is a wearwolf and helps her find Valentine the one that killed her mom. The shadow hunter have tattoos that make their power stronger but only can use when in danger. Later on in the book the shadow hunters Team Up with the wearwolf to catch Valentine. Jace and Clary find out that they could potentially be brother and sister.


The Fight between Valentine and the Shadow hunter has begun and Valentine has an army of demon from the underworld. Clary using her Powers to stop Valentine from taking over the shadow hunters layer. Clary uses a special rune that can freeze all the demon and stop valentine. Jace Tries too figure out if Clary and him are brother and sister. Simon get the leader of the shadow hunter back from the dead and gets to stop Valentine.

Falling Action

After the fight was over Jace and Clary found out that they are not brother and sister. Valentine lied so he could separate them. Simon and Luke take valentine to the witch so he will not come back and take Clary to. Clary is a threat to all shadow hunters. Her power are very rare to find.