City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments #3)

City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments #3)


Genres: FantasyYoung Adult

Status: Full

Updated date: 11:35:57 12/08/2022

Description "City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments #3)"

Long is the way And hard, that out of Hell leads up to Light … —John Milton, Paradise Lost I SPARKS FLY UPWARD Man is born to trouble as the sparks fly upward. —Job 5:7 1 THE PORTAL THE COLD SNAP OF THE PREVIOUS WEEK WAS OVER; THE SUN was shining brightly as Clary hurried across Luke’s dusty front yard, the hood of her jacket up to keep her hair from blowing across her face. The weather might have warmed up, but the wind off the East River could still be brutal. It carried with it a faint chemical smell, mixed with the Brooklyn smell of asphalt, gasoline, and burned sugar from the abandoned factory down the street. Simon was waiting for her on the front porch, sprawled in a broken-springed armchair. He had his DS balanced on his blue-jeaned knees and was poking away at it industriously with the stylus. “Score,” he said as she came up the steps. “I’m kicking butt at Mario Kart.” Clary pushed her hood back, shaking hair out of her eyes, and rummaged in her pocket for her keys. “Where have you been? I’ve been calling you all morning.” Simon got to his feet, shoving the blinking rectangle into his messenger bag. “I