Provided here is the first 100 pages of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. If you're on the fence about this novel, you can easily try it here for free! Or, if you have a student who you think may be interested in it for independent reading, direct them here to try the book out. They'll probably end up buying it. :)
The link above will lead you to a form where you can request an official author visit. Obviously there are some prerequisites to look through. However, bringing an author to your school or classroom is an invaluable experience that can truly boost interest level in reading.
The link above will lead you to a Clare-endorsed discussion guide, supplemented with some reading activities. Use this to spur conversation in the classroom while reading the book!
Provided above is a link to several tips that Clare has provided on the art of writing--everything from styles of writing to the process of getting published is succinctly covered. Tips from a highly successful author will surely help in any educational environment!
Teachers, librarians, and booksellers are encouraged to e-mail Shadowhunters@simonandschuster.com in order to acquire posters, postcards, and other promo materials. Simply put in the e-mail what you do, where you work, and where you want the items sent. There is a strict screening process, so ensure that you can prove your profession!