City of bones

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New York : M.K. McElderry Books, [2007].
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HL 710L
Ages 14 up.
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485 pages ; 24 cm.
Accelerated Reader
Level 5, 20 Points
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"Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division ; Manufactured in the United States of America ; Book design by Mike Rosamilia"--Title page verso.
Accelerated Reader Word Count - 130949.
When 15-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder -- much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It's hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible to everyone else and when there is nothing -- not even a smear of blood -- to show that a boy has died. Or was he a boy? This is Clary's first meeting with the Shadowhunters, warriors dedicated to ridding the earth of demons. It's also her first encounter with Jace, a Shadowhunter who looks a little like an angel and acts a lot like a jerk. Within twenty-four hours Clary is pulled into Jace's world with a vengeance, when her mother disappears and Clary herself is attacked by a demon. But why would demons be interested in ordinary mundanes like Clary and her mother? And how did Clary suddenly get the Sight? The Shadowhunters would like to know ...
Target Audience
Ages 14 up.
Target Audience
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5,20,114414.
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Accelerated Reader,5.0.
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9-12,5.3,30.0,Reading Counts RC,41048.
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114414.,Accelerated Reader AR,5.0,UG,20.0.
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Reading Counts,High School,5.3,30.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Clare, C., & Rosamilia, M. (2007). City of bones (First edition.). M.K. McElderry Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Clare, Cassandra and Mike, Rosamilia. 2007. City of Bones. New York: M.K. McElderry Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Clare, Cassandra and Mike, Rosamilia. City of Bones New York: M.K. McElderry Books, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Clare, Cassandra., and Mike Rosamilia. City of Bones First edition., M.K. McElderry Books, 2007.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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