We’re hosting a free online talk with the bestselling scribe behind the mega-popular The Mortal Instruments series Cassandra Clare at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23.

Clare will discuss the newest and final book in her The Last Hours trilogy, Chain of Thorns.

Discover more about Clare’s fascinating life during this online chat. She spent her childhood traveling the world with her family, including a trek across the Himalayas as a toddler where she spent a month living in her father’s backpack. She also wrote for entertainment magazines before she turned to writing fantasy fiction full time in 2006.

The talk is free to enjoy and will be hosted online. Sign up to attend here.