Monday October 26, 2020

Don't Quote Me

Cassandra Clare, author of The Mortal Instruments.

24th August, 2013
Cassandra Clare.

I had been an entertainment journalist writing non-fiction. I moved to New York at 26, and became completely convinced that what I wanted to do was write fiction. Tolkien was my favourite author - I had grown up reading science fiction. The idea for the shadowhunter came. But it took me two or three years to piece together the world of The Mortal Instruments, and how it worked, and the magic.

The Mortal Instruments was optioned...

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