In conclusion, I really think that the books had good potential for becoming a movie without changing everything, which unfortunately happened. PG-13 Cassandra Clare (based on the novel by), Shadowhunters: 10 Best Episodes According To IMDb, Lily Collins’ 10 Best Films, According To IMDb, Mike Dowse To Direct Vidgame Adaptation ‘Just Cause’ For Constantin Film & Prime Universe. When Clary comes home to find her mother asleep, the background music is the song Jace shows Clary on the piano. One of my favorite books." Between the acting of a dreadful thing And the first motion, all the interim is Like a phantasma, or a hideous dream: The Genius and the mortal instruments Are then in council; and the state of man, Like to a little kingdom, suffers then The nature of an insurrection. Too good. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel), Equilibrium: The Avaasya Trilogy (Book 1), The Mortal Instruments Slipcase and S/wrap: Six books, """Wildly popular...think "Twilight "on steroids. This FAQ is empty. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. View production, box office, & company info. Couldn't go to sleep leaving it unfinished. 833 quotes from City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1): ‘Have you fallen in love with the wrong person yet? She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World. Even though this has over 500 pages it's a real page turner. When it comes to love, life and making the right choices, these two are their own worst enemies. But in the movie you just don't get it. Unable to add item to Wish List. Brilliant! No, just me. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 24 June 2015. Set in a medieval village that is haunted by a werewolf, a young girl falls for an orphaned woodcutter, much to her family's displeasure. 138 of 212 people found this review helpful. The characters are richly drawn, and I enjoyed the mix of danger, drama and humour as Clary is thrust into a world she never knew existed, and one where even those closest to her aren't as they always seemed. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. This novel focusses on our main character Clary who accidentally witnesses a murder in a local club by two mysterious boys and a girl. A modern-day take on the "Beauty and the Beast" tale where a New York teen is transformed into a hideous monster in order to find true love. And i picked up the city of bones. The City of Bones in a young adult book that is the first novel in the Shadowhunters series, also known as the mortal instruments series, written by Cassandra Clare. The book seems second-handed and is frayed at the edges despite the fact that I paid for an original. It kept pulling me like a magnet until after a complete sleepless night, I finished it. And i did not find the storyline to be original. They have changed basic dates which play a big part in the whole story since certain events happen at specific time and they actually change the whole story. I really wanted to read a cassandra clare book for a long time. Please try your request again later. I would definitely recommend this to any mortal instruments or shadow hunter lover. Please try again. The Mortal Instruments 4: City of Fallen Angels, The Mortal Instruments 5: City of Lost Souls, The Mortal Instruments 6: City of Heavenly Fire, Clockwork Angel: Clockwork Angel - Book 1 (The Infernal Devices), Prince of Typgar: Nujran and the Corpse in the Quadrangle, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay, The Veiled Universe : Cosmic Tales of Science Fiction. When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. Choose an adventure below and discover your next favorite movie or TV show. This is his story. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena Duchannes (Alice Englert). Mike Dowse To Direct Vidgame Adaptation ‘Just Cause’ For Constantin Film & Prime Universe. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. After the disappearance of her mother, Clary must join forces with a group of Shadow Hunters, who introduce her to a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World, filled with demons, warlocks, vampires, werewolves and other deadly creatures. Although I'm not the target audience, I enjoy fantasy fiction and wanted to know more about the characters within the world of Mortal Instruments. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Recommended even if you're not a teen, this crosses over really well and most of the time the characters could be a lot older than they are written to be. (Read the books, they are amazing. | But in the movie you just don't get it. Jesus! You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Sony Pictures Entertainment. Action, Adventure, Fantasy. Yes, this product was delivered in a good way. | In the books there is a certain motive, communication-battle- communication-adventure, so you're able to understand what's going on. When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons.