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City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments #6)

Author:  Cassandra Clare

Darkness has descended on the Shadowhunter world. Chaos and destruction overwhelm the Nephilim as Clary, Jace, Simon, and their friends band together to fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother. Nothing in this world can defeat Sebastian - but if they journey to the realm of demons, they just might have a chance... Lives will be lost, love sacrificed, and the whole world will change. Who will survive the explosive sixth and final instalment of the Mortal Instruments series?

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Jun 01,2015
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What a beautiful way to end "The Mortal instruments". i completely love this series and will continue to for years to come, this book was just so perfect. this book was an emotional roller coaster for sure and made me laugh, cry and be absolutely infutrated with some of the characters. i was so scared that one of the main characters was going to end up dieing because i loved all of them so much. As much as i was excited for this book i was also sad knowing how much i'm going to miss this series now that it is all over. Saying that i couldn't of hoped for a better conclusion to the mortal instruments then the one Cassandra Clare has given us. The demon fighting scenes in this book were really on point and action packed and i loved seeing how Clary had gone from being "innocent" to becoming a strong female heroin. One my personal favourite things about Cassandra Clare's books is the continuity of stuff that happens,there was not one time in this book when i was bored and unmotivated to keep on going. We also got to know a bit more about Emma Carstairs & Julian Blackthorn which was really fun as they are the main characters in her new shadowhunter series the dark artifices, i am so glad i picked up that copy of city of bones at the library, this series is not to be forgetten and stays with you long after its finshed. overall i give city of heavenly fire a 5/5.

Sep 17,2014

City Of Heavenly Fire

After many years not knowing what she was and then suddenly finding out by the one boy she never knew she would love, her world was turned upside down. Clary Fray, a fifteen year old girl, finds out about what her family really is and has to go through a war that she never knew about. After her father, Valentine Morgenstern, is dead, her brother, Jonathan Morgenstern, or as they call him, Sebastian, is found to finish what his father had started. Clary and her friends find themselves in a war massive war that not only has something to do with the shadow hunters, but the whole world. Will Clary and her friends make it through the war, or will Sebastian win? 

Cassandra Clare, the author of ‘City of Heavenly Fire’, had started with a book called ‘City of Bones’ and then went on in making the rest of the series, ending with the ‘City of Heavenly Fire’. She write many books based on fantasy, one of the more popular books she has written, is ‘The Mortal Instruments’ which contains ‘The City of Heavenly Fire’. The way Cassandra writes the book always makes you want to keep reading till the end.‘City of Heavenly Fire’ is a thrilling novel which was written brilliantly.  I love this novel, as it is very creative and has a great storyline that makes you read all six novels, unlike some other novels which get boring after the first few. I recommend this novel to 13 to 17 years olds, as they will not only understand it but become a book worm because of this novel.

Jul 10,2014

I can’t even begin to express how much I loved City of Heavenly Fire. I’ve been waiting to read this book for so long and it feels great to finally have the perfect end to the perfect series. And it really was the perfect ending. I loved how this series is ended and I couldn’t have wished for a more satisfying close. I’m going to miss these characters so much and although I loved reading this book, it was heartbreaking to think that the series I’ve loved for so long is finally over. I know that there’s going to be another series, but not with exactly the same characters. I was torn between speeding through the book to see how it all ended, and savoring every word of it by reading it incredibly slowly. Inevitably, the quicker way won out. But I still relished every single part of it and I can’t wait to reread this series again to be with the characters once more.
Like every book that I’ve read by Cassandra Clare, the pacing was fantastic. There wasn’t a single moment in the entire book that I was bored. Not ever. Everything was bang bang bang and yet it never seemed rushed or overcrowding. The plot was beautifully weaved and the characters, like in the rest of the series, were dazzling. Practically everything I had ever wondered about was answered in one way or another and I was left completely satisfied. But throughout reading this book, my heart was also breaking. I had heard the rumors before reading this book that six named characters would die. Six! I was so scared to see who those people would be. Cassandra Clare had me crying from the start as I imagined who might be the ones to die. And the rest of the book was one huge emotional rollercoaster. So many times characters that I cared about came close to dying. I read on in horror, tears streaming down my face, as I imagined the rest of the book without this person. Cassandra Clare could manipulate my emotions so easily and within the space of a single sentence I could change from angry to sad, and then to relieved. To say that I miss these characters is really putting it lightly. They were all so amazingly written and all seemed so real. I felt connected to every single character and I know how distraught I would feel if something bad happened to any of them because I’ve been there. Seriously, if Cassandra Clare ended this series much differently, she’d have so many people after her. But this series couldn’t have ended any better and I’m so pleased with how everything turned out.
The romance in this book was perfect. I know I’m probably using the word perfect too much, but that’s the only word that sums up my feelings towards it. The romance between Clary and Jace in this book was absolutely sizzling. Jace is honestly one of my favourite book boys and I loved every second I spent with him in this book. I’ll miss him the most. The other cute romance I’m going to miss reading about is the one between Simon and Izzy. They’re so adorable together and I’m so happy with the way things worked out in the end. And then there’s Alec and Magnus. They are both cute and hilarious together and I loved reading about their relationship. But the thing I loved most about these relationships was that they all had flaws and the characters all did their best to fix them. Their relationships were all incredibly real and every character was vastly different from everyone else. I completely loved meeting Emma Carstairs and I can’t explain enough how much I loved having Tessa and Jem in this book. It was like having a big family reunion. There’s always going to be a place in my heart for the characters of TMI and TID, and I can’t wait to see who is in The Dark Artifices and what stories will be told!
It’s so hard to say goodbye to this series. It’s taken me on such a wonderful journey and I know I’ll never forget the characters that I’ve formed such close bonds with. I’ll be rereading this book so many times that I’ll lose count!

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Jun 29,2014

The Mortal Instruments series is an amazing read. But City of Heavenly Fire just take it to another level. The much anticipated book has a great ending, an amazing love story, and excruciatungly memorable fighting scenes. Darkness has descended the shadowhunter world and it's up to Jace,Clary,Simon,Isabelle and Alec to save their race. What I do love about this book is Clary and Jace's love adventure. Even though Cassandra Clare talk about the other characters lives, Clary's and  Jace's are basically the main ones. Due  to the amazing story plot, descriptive writing and the humoristic remarks I rate this book a 5 out of 5! Long Live The Mortal Instruments.

Jun 01,2014

Darkness has descended on the Shadowhunter world. Chaos and destruction overwhelm the Nephilim as Clary, Jace, Simon, and their friends band together to fight the greatest evil they have ever...

Cannot Wait To Read This!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (well deserved exclaimation points).

you should read the books before CoHF first:

1. City of Bones

2. City of Ashes

3. City of Glass

4. City of Fallen Angels

5. City of Lost Souls


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