Twilight, the first novel in the Twilight series, narrates the story of seventeen-year-old Bella Swan whose life takes a dangerous turn when she falls in love with a vampire named Edward Cullen. Summary Of The Book Twilight is a vampire romance novel aimed at young adult readers. It is the first novel in Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series. It presents the story of Isabella Swan, or Bella as she is called. The story is presented from Bella’s perspective. Bella is a shy and mature seventeen-year-old who leaves Phoenix, Arizona, to move in with her father Charlie in Forks, Washington. She joins Forks High School, where she quickly becomes the center of attention, especially among the boys. On the first day of school, she finds herself seated adjacent to Edward Cullen, who somehow seems to take an instant dislike to her. Edward then disappears for a few days. Surprisingly, upon his return, he becomes quite friendly towards Bella. Bella intuitively knows that there is more to Edward than what meets the eye. Moreover, his abnormal abilities, unusual physical features and strange behavior fuel her curiosity further. One day, Edward saves Bella’s life in a mysterious way. This makes her even more determined to find out the truth about Edward. When she learns about the local tribal legends from her friend Jacob Black, she comes to the conclusion that Edward and his family members are not humans, but vampires who consume animal blood. As the days pass, Bella and Edward fall deeply in love with each other. Unfortunately, the arrival of a new vampire coven in Forks spells trouble for Bella. James, a vampire who is part of the new coven, becomes obsessed with her and wants to hunt her for sport. Bella’s life is thrown in danger, twisting and darkening the plot further. Twilight was also adapted into a major motion picture in 2008. The movie did phenomenally well and earned over $392 million globally. Twilight was first published in 2005. It became an instant bestseller and garnered much critical acclaim. It was named one of the Best Children’s Books of 2005 by Publishers Weekly. It was also the highest selling book of the year 2008. It has been translated into 37 languages. About Stephenie Meyer Stephenie Meyer is an American producer and children’s author who is well known for writing the Twilight series, which is a series of vampire romance novels. She has written four novels as part of the Twilight series. They are Breaking Dawn, New Moon, Eclipse, and Twilight. She has written The Twilight Saga: The Official Illustrated Guide and The Short Second Life Of Bree Tanner as supplements to the Twilight series. She has also written a sci-fi novel called The Host, and a collection of stories named Prom Nights From Hell. Her writing is said to have been strongly influenced by her Mormon faith and by music. It has earned her a huge fan following among young adult readers. Meyer was born Stephenie Morgan on December 24, 1973, in Hartford, Connecticut. She was raised along with her five siblings in Phoenix, Arizona. She studied at the Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Arizona. In 1997, she graduated with a BA in literature from the Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. In 2008, she was named Author Of The Year by USA Today. She also earned the second spot on Amazon’s list of bestselling authors of the decade. She is married to Christian Meyer. The couple has three sons - Eli, Seth, and Gabe. She currently lives in Cave Creek, Arizona, with her family.
Twilight (Twilight Saga) is written by Stephenie Meyer. The author of the book has released 4 novels annually from 2005 to 2008. The story is based on a teenage girl named Bella Swan who moves to Forks, Washington and falls in love with Edward Cullen, who is a 104 year old vampire. The book has gained popularity, since the release of its first novel in 2005. The love story of a girl and a vampire was popular amongst all age groups. All the four books have won various awards and most notably the 2008 British Book Award for "Children's Book of the Year" for Breaking Dawn, whereas the entire series had won the 2009 Kids' Choice Award for Favourite Book. Globally, 120 million copies of the series have sold out in more than 38 languages.
Consecutively, the four books have set the record of bestselling novel in 2008. The books later turned into The Twilight Saga series of motion pictures by Summit Entertainment. After the release of first three books the adaptation of the film took place and the first film was released in November 2011 and the second in November 2012, whereas the fourth book is adapted into two full-length films. Alike, the novel Twilight, the series Twilight Saga had broken all the records at the box office. The book is available at reasonable rates.About the author:
Stephenie Meyer a fiction author, best known for vampire romance series Twilight. The novel has gained popularity round the world for its different and thrilling story line.
Stephenie Meyer was a stay-at-home mother of three young sons. One day she woke-up from a dream featuring seemingly real characters that she could not get out of her head. That day she stayed in bed and only thought about the dream. She eventually got up and sat down in front of the computer to jot down, what she hadn’t done for years. Being a mother of three young sons she hardly gets time to write, so she decided to write the story at night, when the house was quiet. After 3 months she finally completed her first novel, Twilight. Twilight went on to become the most talked novel within a short span of its release time. Twilight was named an "ALA Top Ten Books for Young Adults," an Amazon.com "Best Book of the Decade & So Far" and a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year.
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