Five years ago, the Shadowhunters were brought to the brink of oblivion. Emma Carstairs is now a young woman bent on discovering what killed her parents and avenging her losses. Together with her parabatai Julian Blackthorn, she investigates a demonic plot that stretches across Los Angeles. Julian's brother Mark was captured by the faeries five years ago, but has been returned as a bargaining chip. The faeries are desperate to find out who is murdering their kind and they need the Shadowhunters' help to do it.
Clare, Cassandra. Dark artifices ; bk. 1.
The dark artifices
The dark artifices ; book one
Demonology -- Juvenile fiction.
Fairies -- Juvenile fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Magic -- Juvenile fiction.
Murder -- Juvenile fiction.
Women soldiers -- Juvenile fiction.