The Rise and Fall of Idris
Part 1 in the series "The Rise and Fall of Idris", a dark AU world building series.
"Tales from Idris" summary: A collection of short stories from Idris, set during Valentine’s reign of terror. The short stories focus on the experiences that some of the main characters have – in particular Magnus, Alec, Jace and Andrew - while Valentine rules Idris.
Story 1: Magnus meets Alec as a child while he's imprisoned in Idris.
Story 2: Jace tries to teach Alec how to survive under Valentine's roof.
Story 3: Alec does what he can to help Andrew but ends up needing whatever help Jace can give when he is caught by Valentine.
- Part 1 of The Rise and Fall of Idris
The Downworld and Idris has been at war since Valentine’s climb to power. The result is a Shadow World filled with death and brutality. Alexander Lightwood, a captured general in Idris’ army, offers a deal to the Prince of Edom and leader of the Allied Downworld forces; Magnus Bane. The offer Alec makes is that Magnus can have his body and soul, willingly and freely given, in exchange for saving his family. Magnus accepts the deal.
A tale of how, against all odds, love in all its different forms can survive, change and bloom in the darkest of places.
- Part 2 of The Rise and Fall of Idris