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Ghosts of the Shadow Market

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The Shadow Market is a meeting point for faeries, werewolves, warlocks and vampires. There the Downworlders buy and sell magical objects, make dark bargains, and whisper secrets they do not want the Nephilim to know. Through two centuries, however, there has been a frequent visitor to the Shadow Market from the City of Bones, the very heart of the Shadowhunters. As a Silen ...more
Paperback, 617 pages
Published June 4th 2019 by Walker Books
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Cass No. this is a stand alone. Basically 'bonus information' lol,
You should actually probably read The Dark Artifices first…more
No. this is a stand alone. Basically 'bonus information' lol,
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Emma Giordano
Jun 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
Check out my individual novella reviews here:
Son of the Dawn 4 Stars
Cast Long Shadows 4.5 Stars
Every Exquisite Things 5 Stars
Learn About Loss 3 Stars
A Deeper Love 3 Stars
The Wicked Ones 5 Stars
The Land I Lost 5 Stars
Through Blood, Through Fire 4.5 Stars
The Lost World 4.5 Stars
Forever Fallen 4 Stars

Average rating for entire novella bind up - 4 Stars

I received a copy of this book from Simon & Schuster. I had no obligation to read or review this book and all opinions are my own.
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Melanie
ARC provided by Simon & Schuster in exchange for an honest review.

Ghost of the Shadow Market is truly my favorite anthology set in the Shadowhunter universe, so far. Each story is so different, so unique, and really transcends all time periods, all generations, and all of my expectations. I loved this, friends.

And this bind-up is all about Brother Zachariah, former Silent brother, and all the different shadow markets through the ages and through our world. And, again, you get to see glimpses of
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Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin
BLOODY FREAKING HELL!! JEM JEM JEM. I love him so much!!! Damn it!! This was so good!!



AND, it mentioned JEM being in Chattanooga, where I live, and standing in one of the places I have stood many times!!



Sigh.......



Mel 🖤🐶🐺🐾

My little Amazon sentence review:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/review/1...
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Lilith Knight
I'm a simple woman, I see 'Jem Carstairs', I read the book.
Virginia Ronan ♥ Herondale ♥
Update:
OMG!!! Since when do we have that gorgeous cover?!!
How is it possible I missed this?!
Soo awesome! <333

More of Jem!!!!????

Sign me up!!!!
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April (Aprilius Maximus)
1.) City of Bones ★★★★
2.) City of Ashes ★★★★
3.) City of Glass ★★★★
4.) City of Fallen Angels ★★★
5.) City of Lost Souls ★★★.5
6.) City of Heavenly Fire ★★★★

1.) Clockwork Angel ★★★★★
2.) Clockwork Prince ★★★★★
3.) Clockwork Princess ★★★★★

1.) Lady Midnight [TBA]
2.) Lord of Shadows [TBA]
3.) Queen of Air and Darkness [TBA]

1.) The Red Scrolls of Magic ★★★★.5

1.) Chain of Gold ★★★★★

*.) The Bane Chronicles ★★★★
*.) Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy [TBA]
*.) Ghosts of the Shadow Market ★★★★

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Ashley Nuckles
Feb 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Marking this as one book even though I read the stories individually as ebooks. But OMG. THIS WAS SO MUCH BETTER THAN I THOUGHT IT WAS GOING TO BE.

I’m SO glad I took someone’s advice and read this before QOAAD because i definitely would’ve been spoiled for something BIG if I went back and read this later. And also now I know the backstory.

But like JEM. AND TESSA. AND JEM. AND TESSA. My heart is HAPPY
✨ A ✨
Review to come
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I just need some Jem Carstairs in my life right now thanks

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My reviews for:

The Infernal Devices Series
Book 1: Clockwork Angel
Book 2: Clockwork Prince
Book 3: Clockwork Princess

[Sorry no reviews for TMI, I read it too long ago and don't plan to re-read]

The Dark Artifices Series
Book 1: Lady Midnight
Book 2: Lord of Shadows
Book 3: Queen of Air and Darkness


The Last Hours Series
Book 1: Chain of Gold
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C.G. Drews
Aug 25, 2019 rated it really liked it
It's always a satisfying pleasure to be back in my favourite shadowhunter world. I just adore it all so much, ok? I'm in deep. I love that we get backstory (shh I don't care if it's needless) and extra time with favourite characters. I love the indulgence of seeing characters grow up over the course of all the series and get married and have kids. Like, ok sometimes it's totally sappy. But I don't CARE. I am a soft leaf of grass these days. Let me be happy with my kids.

This is a collection of 10
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Davina Herondale
May 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Literally everyone
Shelves: 2019-favorites
14. August 2019

Hello my dudes,

HERE WE GO

Non-Spoilery

I heckin loved this so much oh my god

15/10 recommend for those who are caught up on the shadowhunter chronicles

ONTO SPOILERS!!!!!!!!

THIS INCLUDES SPOILERS FOR THE OTHER BOOKS IN THE SHADOWHUNTER CHRONICLES! YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED

(view spoiler)
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Ab
Sep 27, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
09/27/2017

MORE SHORT TALES ABOUT THE SHADOWHUNTERS AND DOWNWORLDERS???? YES, PLEASE.
SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY.

03/12/2019

WHY ARE PEOPLE RATING THIS BOOK IF IT HAS NOT COME OUT YET??? Wait til it's released to rate it! If you want to rate the novellas we have so far you should rate them INDIVIDUALLY!
Elise (TheBookishActress)
I'm absolutely embarrassed about how excited I am to read this
Ria
Jun 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing
''We will kill all the demins.'' : Shadowhunter Chronicles, a summary.

Cast Of Long Shadows: uugghhh rude.
Every Exquisite Thing: Anna marry me. I will protect you (ง'̀-'́)ง. Also women in suits 💕💕
Learn About Loss: -5/5 apparently it wasn’t about Catarina Loss and I’m mad about it. Cassie I thought we were bffs. Can’t believe you tricked me… haven’t read it yet tho…
A Deeper Love: I think I read this but I can’t remember.
The Wicked Ones: F.U.N.- Spongebob Squarepants *said sarcastical
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Olivia (Stories For Coffee)
I'm not a fan of novellas because I don't feel that they add much to the original series they accompany, but this novella bind up was fantastic. It introduced issues that the characters from Chain of Gold will face, it provided more moments between Tessa and Jem throughout the decades of their relationship, and it introduced Tessa and Jem's daughter to us as well. While I did skip a few of the stories simply because I'm not interested in certain characters, the majority of the stories were fanta ...more
SHIRLEY ♡
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yanitta☏
6/10 Reviews Written
Overall Rating ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆ [first 6 stories]

» Since this is an anthology, I will write individual reviews of each novella right after I finished it. Then, I’ll give you my overall opinions! I’m so excited to read this. Btw, ratings may change over time because I’m definitely gonna compare the novellas with each other after I read them.
» I actually planned on reading this this weekend when I’m going on vacation to the BEACH!! But the cover and illustrations are just so tempting.
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Alison♊⚜️✨
“Every world contains worlds within it. People wander through all the worlds they can find, searching for their homes.”

4 stars

Short disclaimer before I start (only for those considering buying the UK edition of the hardback for this book):
DO NOT and I repeat DO NOT buy the UK edition hardback. The hardback does not have the book and a dust jacket on top like usual hardbacks, but apparently has the cover printed on the book, plastified of a sort….so I wouldn’t recommend, unless of course you don
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Callie (BeverageandBook)
Dec 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
6/23/19 - THE LAST LINE WOULD BE THAT.

12/4/18 - OMG THE REVEALS. I couldn’t have asked for a better storyline for a certain someone. It’s going to be SO EPIC. *CRYING TEARS OF JOY*
Ryan Buckby
Sep 23, 2019 rated it really liked it
actual rating: 4.5/5 stars

Every world contains worlds within it. People wander through all the worlds they can find, searching for their homes.

Story Ratings:

Son of the Dawn: 4/5
Cast Long Shadows: 3/5
Every Exquisite Thing: 3.5/5
Learn About Loss: 2.5/5
A Deeper Love: 4.5/5
The Wicked Ones: 3.5/5
Through Blood, Through Fire: 5/5
The Land I Lost: 5/5
The Lost World: 5/5
Forever Fallen: 4/5


As far as novella's go i was really impressed with this one and i ended up real
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Emma
Jun 05, 2019 rated it really liked it
SPOILERS
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Herondales were always flames, he thought. They loved and suffered as if they would burn away with the sheer force of their own fire.

This novella was very good and I was so happy to read more about my darling Kit Herondale. I'm so grateful he found a place where he is finally loved and cherished. When I read about him with baby Mina in his arms, I lost it. My heart cannot take this level of cuteness!
The Janus's storyline isn't my favourite and I'm sure we're going to have to deal
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Alexa
Jun 06, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-in-2019
4.5 stars, though I’m a bit tempted to round up because TALK ABOUT GIVING ME THE FEELS. I did a lot of giggling, but also a lot of crying reading these stories. And I am both impressed and terrified at the set-ups for the the upcoming books!
vatana &#x1f98b;
Oct 14, 2017 marked it as to-read
"Follow Brother Zachariah--" I'll follow him anywhere.

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☼ ☄︎ Anneli✩ ☽
Jun 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: shadowhunters, own
Ghosts Of The Shadow Market
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

I loved this book so much❤️ I really missed reading something by this author, it reminds me of when I first checked out her books last summer.
I can’t begin to explain how much I love this world and the characters in it! I’m excited to read Chain Of Gold soon, but I’m currently mentally preparing myself (if you know you know). I loved reading more about Jem although he is not my fav, but he’s still amazing!
Diana
Jun 14, 2019 rated it liked it
Vid review on November, 27th, 2019 on https://youtu.be/32Lycm0_Sss ...more
scarlett hayes
Oct 13, 2017 marked it as to-read
OMG YESSS I NEED THIS NOW
Sofia Blackthorn Of The Wild Hunt
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
- ̗̀  jess  ̖́-
four months until i can get my ty blackthorn fix
Syderoo
Feb 19, 2020 rated it liked it
Overall Rating: 6.27/ 10.00 |

Rating by Short Story:

Casting Long Shadows - 5.71/ 10.00 | 🌕🌕🌕🌑🌑

Every Exquisite Thing - 7.57/ 10.00 | 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌑
*I NEED more Anna Lightwood! 😍

Learn About Loss - 6.14/ 10.00 | 🌕🌕🌕🌗🌑
*cute story/idea, just not written very well (view spoiler)

A Deeper Love - 8.29/ 10.00 | 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌗

The Wicked Ones - 4.56/ 10.00 | 🌕🌕🌕🌑🌑
*I di
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Cory Marie
Jun 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Cassandra Clare, you fucking tease. “Wicked Powers” would be the last two words of this book.
✨    jamieson   ✨
“When you fight, you should fight with your whole heart.”


I don't tend to love Cassandra Clare's short story collections as much as her full books. Something about them just doesn't hit the same. But I think of all the short story collections she has put out, this one is by far the best. I found myself quite sucked into a few of these stories, maybe just because they follow Jem and I love him. But especially the ones toward the end, I really loved. I wish there had been one with Emma and Jem
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