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What 'Mortal Instruments' fans can look forward to in 2014

The completion of "The Bane Chronicles"
The completion of "The Bane Chronicles"Simon and Schuster

January is well underway and fans of Cassandra Clare's Internationally popular Mortal Instruments have a lot to look forward to in this New Year.

Be sure to mark down these exciting events. Which are you most looking forward to?

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The completion of "The Bane Chronicles"
The completion of "The Bane Chronicles" Simon and Schuster

The completion of "The Bane Chronicles"

On February 18 the final installment in The Bane Chronicles, "The Course of True Love (and First Dates)" will be available on your ebook. Over the last year fans have enjoyed the collection of stories detailing various events in the life of Magnus Bane. The collaboration between authors Cassandra Clare, Sarah Rees Brennan, and Maureen Johnson has been hilarious, witty and fun. Bane is the high warlock of Brooklyn in Clare's The Mortal Instruments series. One of the most thrilling aspects of this beloved character is his immortality. Bane is the only main character who we also see in Clare's The Infernal Devices series. Many fans hope that he'll fair through the events in "The City of Heavenly Fire" and live on the star in Clare's other planned Shadowhunter projects.

The Bane Chronicles will be published and available in stores as a combined collection sometime later this year. I really like how the ebook covers act as a puzzle. We just have one more reveal before it's complete!

Which story from The Bane Chronicles has been your favorite?

"The Mortal Instruments" finale
"The Mortal Instruments" finale Simon and Schuster

"The Mortal Instruments" finale

In 2008 we felt for Clary as she fell into a world of monsters and mystery. Readers Worldwide fell for Jace, Simon, Isabelle, Alec and Magnus. This year their story reaches its end in the sixth installment, "City of Heavenly Fire."

The book is due out in May and the cover will be revealed this month (January.) 

While it may be the end of The Mortal Instruments we'll still get to visit Clare Shadowhunter world. The busy author is set to pen several more series within the Shadowhunter universe. "Midnight Lady," the first book in The Dark Artifices is due out March 2015. 

Clare has said that characters will die in the quest defeat Sebastian. Who do you think will survive to cameo in future Shadowhunter books?

"Clockwork Princess" Manga comes out
"Clockwork Princess" Manga comes out Yen Press

"Clockwork Princess" Manga comes out

May not only will bring us the highly anticipated "City of Heavenly Fire" but also the "Clockwork Princess" Manga published by Yen Press. 

The world of Clare's Infernal devices leap from the pages thanks to the vivid artwork by HyeKyung Baek. Become part of the Victorian London setting and fall in love with Tessa, Will and Jem.

"City of Ashes" film production
"City of Ashes" film production Simon and Schuster

"City of Ashes" film production

And on to perhaps the most anticipated item on this list. Constantin Film has said that production on "City of Ashes," the sequel to last summers "City of Bones" will begin this year. However, that's all we know. No dates have been announced and even star Lily Collins has said she too is waiting for news.

Production on the film was slated for last September but was put on hold after "City of Bones" under performed at the box office. The studio has said that the delay has allowed them time to rework the script.

What scene from "City of Ashes" are you most looking forward to seeing on the big screen?