Love Against All Odds in Stephanie Meyer's Twilight Essay

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“I’d rather die than stay away from you.” –Bella tells Edward. Twilight is a romantic novel based on the relationship of a girl named Bella Swan and a vampire named Edward Cullen. The author, Stephenie Meyer, bases her story on the life of Bella and how she met and fell in love with Edward in the city of Forks, Washington. Stephenie Meyer’s inspiration for Twilight came to her after a dream on June 2, 2003, that involved a human girl and a sparkling vampire sitting in a meadow. Twilight was published in 2005 to great success and critical acclaim; it resulted in a saga of four books. This story has a very interesting plot and main themes which may attract people to read it. Twilight is the story of the relationship between a human and a …show more content…
“I’d rather die than stay away from you.” –Bella tells Edward. Twilight is a romantic novel based on the relationship of a girl named Bella Swan and a vampire named Edward Cullen. The author, Stephenie Meyer, bases her story on the life of Bella and how she met and fell in love with Edward in the city of Forks, Washington. Stephenie Meyer’s inspiration for Twilight came to her after a dream on June 2, 2003, that involved a human girl and a sparkling vampire sitting in a meadow. Twilight was published in 2005 to great success and critical acclaim; it resulted in a saga of four books. This story has a very interesting plot and main themes which may attract people to read it. Twilight is the story of the relationship between a human and a vampire. At first, Bella moves to Forks, Washington with her father during her junior year of High School. When Bella starts at Forks High School, she is immediately attracted to Edward Cullen, a boy who holds a dark secret which is only known by his family. Eventually, they become good friends and fall in love with each other but Edward knows the further they progress in their relationship the more he is putting Bella and those close to her at risk. Edward decides to tell Bella he is a vampire and that she should leave him but she refuses to listen. Bella isn’t afraid of his blood-thirsty needs and the fact he could kill her at any moment, Bella is only afraid of losing him. The climax of the story is when James, a blood-thirsty vampire
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