Lady Midnight Preview

Lady Midnight Preview

Abby Bourque, Opinions Editorial

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare is an up-and-coming young adult, fantasy novel. Released on March 8th, the book is the first in the Dark Artifices series, a spin-off of the Shadowhunter Chronicles.

Lady Midnight takes place five years after the events that took place in City of Heavenly Fire. Emma Carstairs is no longer a child in the book but now a young woman, bent on avenging the death of her parents that took place five years prior at the hands of Sebastian Morgenstern. With the help of her parabatai, Julian Blackthorn, she must also investigate the recent demonic activity surrounding her area. To top it off even more, the faeries finally return Julian’s brother, Mark, as a bargain for the shadowhunters help in finding the mysterious murderer of their species. 

If anyone is a fan of the previous series, The Mortal Instruments, then this is a book they should look forward to reading. Will Emma get her vengeance? Who is killing the faeries? Find out in Lady Midnight, on shelves now.