Internationally bestselling author of the Shadowhunters novels
Cordelia Carstairs is a Shadowhunter, a warrior trained since childhood to battle demons. When her father is accused of a terrible crime, she and her brother travel to London in hopes of preventing the family’s ruin. Cordelia’s mother wants to marry her off, but Cordelia is determined to be a hero rather than a bride. Soon Cordelia encounters childhood friends James and Lucie and is drawn into their world of glittering ballrooms, secret assignations, and supernatural salon. Trapped in the city, Cordelia and her friends discover a connection to a dark legacy has gifted them with incredible powers.
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