fiction fantasy young adult adventurous slow-paced

485 pages | first published 2007

Description

Discover this first installment of the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and "prepare to be hooked" (Entertainment Weekly). When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects...
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Moods

adventurous 94%
mysterious 45%
funny 35%
dark 24%
tense 24%
emotional 22%
lighthearted 12%
challenging 5%
sad 3%
hopeful 2%
relaxing 2%
inspiring 1%
reflective 1%
informative 0%

Pace

medium 51%
fast 33%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 61% | Plot: 26% | Character: 11%

Strong character development?

No: 37% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 56% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 17% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 52% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 17% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 46% | No: 27% | It's complicated: 23% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.69