Friday 56 is a weekly book meme hosted by Freda's Voice. To particpate, grab a book and turn to page 56 or 56%, find any sentence and post it. Please make sure to not include spoilers.
Book Beginnings on Friday is a weekly book meme hosted by Rose City Reader. To participate, share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. Make sure to include the title and author.
"Idris," Helen said, stroking her arm in a soothing manner. "You made it to Idris, Emma. We're in the attic of the Penhallows' house."
-Page 56 of City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare
On the day Emma Carstairs's parents were killed, the weather was perfect.
-Page 3 of City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare
In this dazzling conclusion to the acclaimed Mortal Instrument series, Clary and her friends fight the greatest of evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother.
Sebastian Morgenstern is on the move, turning Shadowhunter against Shadowhunter. Bearing the Infernal Cup, he transforms Shadowhunters into creatures out of nightmare, tearing apart families and lovers as the ranks of his Endarkened army swell.
When one of the greatest betrayals the Nephilim have ever known is revealed, Clary, Jace, Isabelle, Simon, and Alec must flee- even if their journey takes them deep into the demon realms, where no Shadowhunter has set foot before, and from which no human being has ever returned....
by L.J. Smith
Goodreads 2017: 81/100