The Bane Chronicles
Written by Cassandra Clare
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December 2014 Book of the Month Here are ten short stories covering roughly two hundred years in the life of Magnus Bane, sitting alongside is an extra exclusive bonus tale which acts as the perfect encore. The start of each story begins with an extract and a page of illustrations, which brings a graphic novel style quality to proceedings. You will understand the enigmatic Magnus Bane, the only character to appear in all of ‘The Mortal Instruments’ and ‘The Infernal Devices’ novels, just a little bit more after reading these tales. Bane’s talent for finding trouble and his penchant for black hair and blue eyes often leads him into temptation and lands him in a pile of mess (sometimes of the smelly variety), oh and you may just find out why he has a cat. This would make a perfect present for fans, it feels as though you have been especially invited into a privileged viewing of Magnus Bane’s life, and it’s well worth it. ~ Liz Robinson
Teens love to read and so in addition to our Lovereading expert opinion some of our Lovereading4kids Reader Review Panel were also lucky enough to read and review this title.
- Edel Waugh - '. I would recommend this book to all fans of the Infernal Devices Series and Mortal Instruments series...or if you just like a bad guy. Enjoy!' Read full review >
- Louisa Alice Cunliffe, age 17 - 'Intriguing. Engulfing. Amazing. This fantastic collection of short stories allows readers to dive in and out of the exciting and mystifying life of Magnus Bane.' Read full review >
The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare
With stories originally published as eBooks only, this collection brings all ten together for the first time.
Ever wanted to know why Magnus Bane is banned from Peru? Or what he got up to during the French Revolution? Or what he bought Alec Lightwood as a birthday present? This title features ten short stories that follow the adventures of immortal warlock Magnus Bane, a fan-favourite character from The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices series.
Cassandra Clare's The Mortal Instruments and its prequel series, The Infernal Devices, are international bestsellers. There are over 12 million copies of The Mortal Instruments in print worldwide and it has been translated into more than 35 languages.
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