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I'm Amber, a social media junkie who lives and breathes Twitter. I'm a huge music fan. I love everything from rock to rap, to Korean Pop aka KPOP and obsesses over Korean dramas. When I'm not at the TV station I work for, I tweet under @TMI_Institute, a fansite for Cassie Clare's books an all-around KPOP fangirl zone. I love watching Pretty Little Liars, American Horror Story, Supernatural, Doctor Who and an much more.

EXCLUSIVE: An interview with Shadowhunters star Katherine McNamara

We are just a few short hours from the season finale of Shadowhunters. It’s crazy that just a year ago, we were getting news of the show and the casting info started to roll in not long after. Each episode has made us delve much deeper into the realm of the Nephilim than the big screen adaptation counterpart, and fans are loving that we have had this second chance to see Cassandra Clare’s works come to life.

At the heart of the show is a fiery red-head, Clary Fray, who is determined to learn more of her family’s secrets and protect those she loves from her evil father, Valentine Morgenstern, all the while trying to balance a somewhat complicated love life and become a badass Shadowhunter. Katherine McNamara, or Kat for short, landed the role of Clary last year and has proven herself to fans in this first season of the Freeform rookie show. I had a chance to get to know more about Kat in a recent interview, talk about what this show has meant to her and find out some fun facts about the her life on set.

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Details on Cassandra Clare’s Lady Midnight UK tour

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Simon & Schuster Children’s Books UK today announces a three-way partnership for the launch event of Cassandra Clare’s upcoming UK tour to promote Lady Midnight, book one in her new Shadowhunters trilogy, The Dark Artifices.

The Shadowhunters Super Fan event will take place in Leicester Square Theatre, London, on Saturday 16th April. The 400-seat event, which sold out shortly after going on sale, will be an unmissable Shadowhunters extravaganza, made even more special by confirmation today that Dominic Sherwood, who plays Jace in the Netflix series, will attend the event.

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Amber’s Book Picks: Rainbows and Raindrops by Lynn & Morris

 

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I’m starting a new (and hopefully regular) blog series to promote and review more books for you! I’m excited kick this blog series off by sharing a book blog tour for Rainbows and Raindrops by Lynn & Morris. Here’s what is in store for the first of the Rainbowland series novel.

Before… They are the Musketeers–one for all and all for Rain, or however that saying goes.

Now that Rain’s sixteen, freedom is at her fingertips. Cliff jumping at the lake. Rain’s first tattoo. Spence finally asking her out. With her friends by her side, there’s no reason Rain can’t be happy in a world that constantly tries to extinguish her addictive, carefree spirit.

After… It’s just Rain. No misfits and no Musketeers.

Until Rain pulls up to her new summer job and discovers the two people she’s been hiding from–Spence and Landon– are her new cabin mates. Landon’s determined to help Rain overcome her guilt and remember what once was. As they become closer, he awakens a part of her soul she never thought she’d feel again.

Making Rain wonder if, despite all the mistakes she’s made, it’s worth trying to get back to the girl she used to be.

Kelley & Jenny

The writing duo of Lynn and Morris consists of authors Kelley Lynn and Jenny S. Morris. Their debut novel, Road to Somewhere was published March of 2014 by Bloomsbury Spark. Though romance plays a part in every one of their stories, they found as a team they enjoyed testing and exploring other bonds in life like those between sisters, or a group of misfit friends who have no one else in the world but each other. You can find more about Rainbows and Raindrops on Goodreads. Follow @JennySMorris and @KelleyLynn1 on Twitter.

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Shadowhunters confirmed for Season 2

SHADOWHUNTERS is RENEWED for Season 2! That’s the amazing news that the cast of the show shared with fans via Facebook Live this morning. Cast members Katherine McNamara, Emeraude Toubia, Harry Shum Jr. Isaiah Mustafa, Executive Producer McG and showrunner Ed Decter was joined by via Google Hangout with Dominic Sherwood, Matthew Daddario and Alberto Rosende to announce the big news.

The cast promises big news and more surprises from behind the scenes, more news about Sizzy, Luke and Jocelyn and much, much more!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, collected 2.9 million total viewers and 1.6 million among the advertiser-coveted adults 18-49 demographic. The debut ranks as Freeform’s second-best series premiere on record among adults under 50 and adults 25-54. Additionally, the drama ranks as Freeform’s top launch among men under 50 and men 25-54 — as well as it’s third best among total viewers.

According to ShadowhuntersTV.com, the show is also a social media powerhouse with the series being, season–to-date, the #4 most engaging scripted series overall across all TV with over 17.7 million engagements, well ahead of established series such as Arrow (5.4 million), The Flash (6.9 million), Vampire Diaries (3.9 million) and The Originals (2.6 million). Likewise, the series outperforms newer Fantasy series includingSupergirl (2.8 million), Legends of Tomorrow (4.5 million) and The Shannara Chronicles (3.8 million). Since the launch, Shadowhuntershas amassed over 7.5 million long-form views, making it the network’s #2 series, behind only Pretty Little Liars.

Make sure to tune into tomorrow’s episode at Freeform!

Church + Chairman Meow in new Shadowhunters clip

My heart is exploding now that I’ve seen our Shadowhunters fur babies Church and Chairman Meow! We knew they were supposed to show up at some point in the season, thanks to Harry Shum Jr., but seeing them is incredible! This clip looks like they are in another dimension, a dream, etc., but you see Clary and Magnus as they talk. Chairman Meow pops out of nowhere and Magnus shares the deets on his two felines.

It looks like Chairman Meow looked young and feisty, popping out of nowhere while Church was just a frumpy and grumpy looking as I could imagine. What are your thoughts on seeing the cat duo in the show? Let me know in the comments.