Cassandra Clare

Cassandra Clare is the author of the #1 New York Times, USA TODAY, Wall Street Journal, and Publishers Weekly bestselling Mortal Instruments series and the Infernal Devices trilogy, and coauthor of the Bane Chronicles with Sarah Rees Brennan and Maureen Johnson. She also wrote The Shadowhunter's Codex with her husband, Joshua Lewis. Her books have more than 36 million copies in print worldwide and have been translated into more than thirty-five languages. Cassandra lives in western Massachusetts. Visit her at Learn more about the world of the Shadowhunters at

Books by this Author

Lady Midnight
Angels Twice Descending
The Bane Chronicles
Born to Endless Night
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Devon Bostick on narrating 'Welcome to the Shadowhunter Academy' audiobook

Devon Bostick talks about reading the 'Welcome to the Shadowhunter Academy' audiobook by Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan.

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. So many books, so little time.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Not learning a foreign language when I was young enough to become fluent.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Alex of A Clockwork Orange. I mean, I don't like him, but he's interesting.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Let's make it a tie between Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Traveling.

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