Cover Reveal and Excerpt for Cassie Clare & Holly Black Collaboration, THE IRON TRIAL

You might’ve heard that Cassandra Clare was collaborating with her friend of 10 years, Holly Black, in a middle-grade fantasy series.  That series is called Magisterium.  What we know is that it’s going to be a 5-book series, and it is intended for readers aged 8-12 (although if you’re a kid at heart, you might want to read it anyway).

Here is the cover of the first book, The Iron Trial, which was revealed today on USA Today:

You can also read an excerpt from the book as well at

The Iron Trial comes out on September 9, 2014.

Thanks to Fangirlish for the tip!